Red-osier Dogwood

Cornus sericea

Attractive red stems with white flower clusters that produce white berry clusters. Fast growing. Opposite leaves and branches. Gorgeous red stems provide warm winter color.

Plant Details

Habitat NotesShrub swamp; Bottomland Forest; Riparian Forest. Used in riparian reclamation and wetlands.
Mature Height20’
Shade Preference
Soil Tolerance Moist soils
Special Uses Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Attracts birds; Attracts hummingbirds; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Provides bank stabilization; Ornamental
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