Bush with white flower

Asked June 10, 2020, 8:36 PM EDT

Hi. Could you please tell me what this Bush is. Saginaw county michigan. Elongated leaves, paired. Flowers about 2 inches across. Thanks Gerry

Saginaw County Michigan

1 Response

This bush or small tree is a Kousa dogwood (Cornus kousa) also known as a Japanese dogwood. I’m attaching a description of the plant from the Missouri Botanical Garden. https://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=j910

Thank you for your question