Bloodtwig Dogwood Tree

Bloodtwig Dogwood Tree

Bloodtwig Dogwood Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Cornus sanguinea
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Slow to moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Loose, unkept floppy habit; spreading rounded top; multistemmed ; dense twiggy habit
Height:   6 to 15'
Weight:   6 to 15
Leaf:   1.5 to 3" simple, opposite leaves; blood red fall color
Flower/Fruit:   White flowers in May to early June; flat topped cyme; .25" purplish black fruit in fall
Comments:    Easy to transplant; fibrous roots; very adoptable; not a good specimen plant; suckers freely; quite adoptable
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Midwinter, Winter Beauty