Red Twig Dogwood

Red Twig Dogwood

Common Name: Red Twig Dogwood
Scientific Name: Cornus alba ‘Sibirica’ and Cornus sericea ‘Cardinal’
Family: Cornaceae
Garden Location: Carell Dogwood Garden

These two species are both referred to as the red twig dogwood. Their culture is similar with both growing best in rich soils with moderate to wet conditions. Both prefer full sun to develop best twig color during the winter. Both grow to approximately 5-7 feet.