Red Osier Dogwood Overview
An upright-deciduous, perennial shrub native to North America. Oval to lanceolate leaves are dark green falling a brilliant bright red. Single flowers are white green and appear in mid summer along side white fruit.
How to propagate Red Osier Dogwood
Propagate from seed or rooted layers struck in a moist sand-peat mixture.
By hardwood cuttings in winter.
Special features of Red Osier Dogwood
Other uses of Red Osier Dogwood
Grown for their flowers, foliage or brightly coloured winter stems and can be used for flower arranging.