Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood'
Red twig dogwood blooms
Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood'
Red Twig Dogwood
Red Twig Dogwood
Red twig dogwood softscape
Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood'
Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood'

Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood'

Regular price$49.95
  • This Dogwood Shrub 'Red Twig Dogwood' ships in a 1 Gallon Trade Pot
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The Cornus alba 'Sibirica' - Red twig dogwoods are a rapid-growing, suckering, deciduous flowering shrub that is native to North America. When this shrub is still young and the stems are newly formed, they look a golden orange that mature to a fiery red in the fall. Decorated in medium sized leaves with and oval shape that turn from a dark green in the summer, to reddish-orange for the fall and purple in the winter. During the spring time this shrub produces small, creamy white flower clusters attracting all sorts of pollinators from butterflies to bees. In the summer these flowers turn into small blue-tinged white berries that attract wildlife such as birds. Be it any time of the year this shrub will sure bring some form of color to your landscape. 

Be sure to check out the Yellow Twig Dogwood for more color variety.

2Full sun to partial sun.

Attracts birds, bees and butterflies.

Native to North America

Drought tolerant once established.

White flowers, non-fragrant

Additional features: Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Wildlife, Drought Tolerant, Native, Fall Color, and Disease Resistant

This Red Twig Dogwood comes in a 1 Gallon pot.

Size: Mature size can reach 5'- 6' x 5'- 6'

Light: Full to partial sun

Hardiness zone: 3 - 8

Native to north America

Characteristics: Grows in an upright-spreading, suckering shrub that is fast growing and has a large rounded spread. Blooms attract pollinators while the berries and structure attract birds. This shrub is typically found along rivers and swampy wetlands and does not thrive in hot and humid environments. Generally disease and pest free under the right conditions.

Growth Rate: Rapid

Soil, Water, Fertilize: Consistently moist, organically rich, fertile, loamy, well-draining soil with the pH 5.5 - 6.6. Tolerant to a variety of soils, including clay, swampy or boggy conditions, deer, and erosion. Pruning in late winter during dormancy can promote brighter colored growth and shapes the shrub, but is not necessary.
*We cannot send plants to Alaska or Hawaii.

*Plants ship dormant in winter months.

*Pictures shown are of mature plants and not what you will receive.

Plant at least 4'ft apart between each plant to avoid overcrowding or 5'ft if spacing in between each shrub is desired.

Prune old canes in early spring. New growth provides brightest color.

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Hardiness zone for this plant: 3 - 8

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