The best stem color occurs on new growth, so prune hard in spring to ensure a good display the following winter. Branches may also be cut in winter for use in arrangements.
Pucker Up!® Red Twig Dogwood
The distinctively puckered, glossy foliage is very thick, and has excellent leaf spot resistance. Compact growth and bright red winter stems add to this native shrub’s year-round appeal.
|Dimensions||3 × 3 ft|
Cornus stolonifera 'Neil Z' pp#24812, cbr#4767
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Full Sun, Part Shade
Borders, Containers, Low Hedges, Mass Planting
Alkaline soil, Clay soil, Compact, Deer resistant, Foliage interest, Native, Salt tolerant, Winter Interest