Mature height: 6-12 feet tall; multi-stemmed shrub with red twigs

White blooms May-June

Part-shade; moist, well-drained soil. Native to wooded areas, river banks, lake shores

Spreads by underground stems, making thickets

Watch for stem canker and leaf spots.

Red Osier/Red Twig Dogwood (shrub)

3 Gallons
  • Clusters of creamy-white blossoms are followed by pea-sized white berries. Colorful fall foliage and conspicuous red branches in winter.

    Attracts waterfowl, marshbirds and shorebirds, mammals, birds and butterflies.  Larval host for the Spring Azure butterfly.