Tag Archives: Cornus sericea

Winter Color

Along Highway 299 near Hat Creek Park (Shasta County CA) bright red shrubs provide color to an otherwise dull, grey and brown winter landscape. Often driving by and speculating as to the plant’s identity, Leonard and I finally stopped and … Continue reading

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Red Osier Fruit

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Earlier this year I posted pictures of red osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera) flowers, leaves and plants. This “plant for all seasons” is beautiful throughout the year, since red osier dogwood stems are red, even in the winter when all of … Continue reading

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Red Osier Dogwood

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Few people recognize the red osier dogwood (Cornus stolonifera) as a relative of the common flowering dogwood. Instead of the small white flowers being crowded together in a button surrounded by four white bracts as in the flowering dogwood, the … Continue reading

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