BAILEY'S RED TWIG DOGWOOD - CORNUS SERICEA 'BAILEYI'

Common Name: Bailey's red twig dogwood

Scientific Name: 
Family: Cornaceae
Genus: Cornus
Species: sericea 'Baileyi'

Hardiness Zone: 2 to 8
Height: 5 to 6 ft 
Width: 10 to 12 ft

Description:​ 

Bailey's red twig dogwood is a vigorous shrub that is prone to suckering. Pruning can be done in late winter to early spring, removing a third of the oldest branches. This shrub prefers full sun and well-drained soils. 

It has dark green leaves with red stems that provide winter interest. White flat-headed clusters of flowers bloom from June to July, giving way to white fruit. The fruit is toxic and can cause stomach pain.

References:

Accessed online. https://conservationgardenpark.org/plants/140/bailey-red-twig-dogwood. 19 July 2019

Bailey's red trig dogwood foliage
Bailey's red twig dogwood branch