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Dogwood Variegated Red Twig in winter, the bright red comes from new growth so prune in early spring

Variegated Red Twig Dogwood (Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'). Variegated leaves, attractive berries, stunning fall color and showy red stems in winter make this Dogwood a shrub for all seasons!

Variegated form of Red Twig Dogwood (Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'). Brightly variegated leaves, stunning fall color and showy red stems in winter make this Dogwood a shrub for all seasons!

Red Twig Dogwood (Cornus stolinifera) - Winter Color. Zone 2-8.  Red stems in winter, white blossoms in spring, red berries in fall.  Fast Growth.  Mature height:  6-10 ft.

Red Twig Dogwood (Cornus stolinifera) - bright green leaves in summer and striking red stems in winter, white blossoms in spring, red berries in fall. Apparently grows fast, Mature height: ft.

Why am I so excited that our Red Twig Dogwoods are blooming? Because these blooms are usually not a big deal each Spring, nor are the blooms the main reason why these shrubs are planted!Most people…

Plant Red Twig Dogwoods for year-round interest -- truly a four season superstar!

o...Red Twig Dogwood -- Red twig dogwood shrubs provide year-round interest. But despite bearing spring blossoms, variegated leaves in summer, and berries from summer to fall, clearly this plant's common name explains the main reason people grow it: namely, the bush's red twigs, which are brightest in winter.

Incorporating Red Twig Dogwood Shrubs in Your Landscaping

Red twig Dogwood winter color ‘Isanti’ has bright red winter stems, the most colorful of the Red Osiers, and is feet tall. It is slow growing and dense with red twigs.

Arctic Fire™ Red Twig Dogwood is a compact selection of Red Twig Dogwood that has dark red stems that provide a spectacular show in the winter sunlight. Unlike most Cornus that reach 8 to 10 feet tall, Arctic Fire grows to only half the height. Great in perennial or shrub borders, or used in flower arrangements. Cut vibrant stems for a dynamic addition to holiday arrangements. Zones 3-7

Arctic Fire™ Red Twig Dogwood is a compact selection of Red Twig Dogwood that has dark red stems that provide a spectacular show in the winter sunlight. Unlike most Cornus that reach 8 to 10 feet tall, Arctic Fire grows to only half the height.

10 Fast-Growing Plants for (Almost) Instant Curb Appeal (Red Twig Dogwood)

10 Fast-Growing Plants for (Almost) Instant Curb Appeal

Red Twig Dogwood - Curb Appeal Landscaping: 10 Fast-Growing Plants for an Instantly Better Yard - Bob Vila

Read my Top 10 list of best plant ideas for winter landscapes and attracting wild birds (e.g., red osier dogwood). Ranking is based on visual interest value.

Shrubs That Ensure Your Winter Yard Won't Be Bare

Don& Let Your Landscape Go Bare in Winter: Redtwig dogwood bushes look their best in the snow.

Our neighbour grows these well and they are rather spectacular in the spring. Would be great to have seasonal colour in the garden and not just green.

TOP 20 FLOWERS TO KEEP YOUR GARDEN BLOOMING INTO FALL

Gardening Autumn - Le Fluo orange atteint de hauteur à l'âge adulte. Supportant tout type de il vous charmera pour son effet remarquable en - With the arrival of rains and falling temperatures autumn is a perfect opportunity to make new plantations

Cornus alba (red-twig dogwood) is a four-season plant.  Awesome verigated leaves in the spring and summer, reg-branches in the fall and winter.

Cornus alba (red-twig dogwood) is a four-season plant. Awesome verigated leaves in the spring and summer, reg-branches in the fall and winter.

red twig dogwood - summer with leaves

I also really like the Variegated Redtwig Dogwood bush with it's pale green and white leaves, it looks beautiful!

Red Twig Dogwood, height up to 8', tolerates shade, white flowers in May, white berries in July.

Red Twig Dogwood, height up to tolerates shade, white flowers in May, white berries in July.

Full size picture of Red Barked Dogwood, Red Twig Dogwood, Tatarian Dogwood 'Ivory Halo' (Cornus alba)

PlantFiles Pictures: Red Barked Dogwood, Red Twig Dogwood, Tatarian Dogwood 'Ivory Halo' (Cornus alba) by virginiarose

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