Red Osier Dogwood

$19.95

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Red Osier Dogwood

$19.95

Red Osier Dogwood (Cornus sericea) is a striking deciduous shrub native to North America. It stands out for its vibrant red stems, especially visible in winter, and its clusters of white spring flowers. Thriving in wet conditions, it is commonly found near water bodies and serves as an excellent choice for erosion control and garden decoration.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 2-7
Soil pH: 5.5-7.5
Soil Type: Well-drained to wet
Water Requirements: Moderate to high, prefers wet conditions
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: Low
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: n/a

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 6-9′ tall, 5-8′ wide
Plant Spacing: 5-8′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-pollinating
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: May-June
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1/4″ diameter
Fruit Flavor: Bitter
Fruit Color & Appearance White to bluish, round
Harvest Time: Late summer
Yield & Storage: Moderate, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 2-3 years

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red to purple
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Red Osier Dogwood

$19.95

In stock