Kelsey Dwarf Red Twig Dogwood


BOTANICAL NAME: Cornus sericea Kelseyi



Dwarf, mounding, suckering, deciduous shrub with dense green ovate foliage from spring until fall, maturing to burgundy red before falling in the winter. Clusters of tiny white flowers grow in the spring. Generally disease and pest free, and not fussy about soil as long as it is kept moist. Use for ornamental shrub borders, along ponds and streams, or in a naturalistic garden

Sun: Full sun – part shade
Mature size: 2-3 ft tall, 2-3 ft wide
Flower: White
Foliage: Green
Deer resistant: Yes
Watering: Regular. Keep moist
Zone: 3-8
Some plants can be toxic if ingested