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Cornus sanguinea


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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Cornus sanguinea
Principal Common Name BLOODTWIG DOGWOOD
Common Name(s)
Description Deciduous shrub with fantastic dark red foliage and purplish to dark red twigs and branches. Grows as multistemmed shrub to 13 feet high and 9 feet wide. Flowers in mid Summer with white clusters which turn into black fruit.
General Comments
Height Range 10 - 12 FT
Spread Range 6 - 8 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Oval
Form Shrub
Flower Color Greenish White
Flower Time June
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Bark : Berries : Cold Tolerant : Cut Flower : Fall Color

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