Arctic Fire™ Red Twig Dogwood

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Arctic Fire™ Red Twig Dogwood

Cornus stolonifera 'Farrow' P.P. #18,523

 

This compact selection of Red Twig Dogwood 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. Tiny, fragrant, white flowers appear in flat-topped clusters in late spring, with sparse, intermittent, additional flowering sometimes continuing into summer. Flowers give way to clusters of whitish (sometimes with a bluish tinge) drupes in summer. Fruit is quite attractive to birds and is generally considered to have as much if not more ornamental interest than the flowers.


Mature Height : 3-4 Feet

Mature Width : 3-4 Feet

Exposure : Full sun to partial shade

Hardiness Zones : 2-7b