Cornus sericea 'Baileyii'

Baileyii Red-twig (Redosier) Dogwood

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Fast, quite vigorous.
Mature Height - 6-9'
Mature Width - 8-10'
Longevity - 20-50 years

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - White borne 1.5-2.5" flat topped cymes in May-June.
Fruit - Bluish fruit, .33" diameter
Leaf -
Fall Color - Reddish-purple
Bark - Red stems
Other Features - Excellent in mass plantings. Great plant for winter gardening with the red stem in a white snow background.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Fibrous rooted, moves easily bare rooted, ball/burlapped or container grown.
Native Habitat - Midwest United States, zones 2-7
Diseases and Insects - Twig blight (canker) leaf spot, scale and bagworms.
Strength -
Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
Bed 63
Bed 148
Bed 218

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Dogwood.
- Other plants of the family Cornaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Cornus.
- Other plants of the species Cornus sericea.