Garden Design · Shrubs

Red twig dogwoods light up the winter landscape.

Red twig dogwoods (Cornus sericea) are four-season plants. Pretty flat-topped clusters of creamy-white flowers bloom in mid to late spring. Green pea-size berries appear in late summer. Green leaves with silver undersides warm to reddish purple in fall. That’s three seasons of interest. It’s the fourth season, however, when their fiery red stems glow that… Continue reading Red twig dogwoods light up the winter landscape.