Cornus sericea ‘Red Twig’

Cornus sericea ‘Red Twig’

If you are wanting to add some Winter interest into the landscape, then Cornus sericea ‘Red Twig’ is a must. The stems of this deciduous turn a vivid red in the Winter cold and look striking both as an individual feature or mass planted. Growing to 2.5m tall by 3.5m wide, in the warmer months this shrub has bright and zesty foliage and clusters of small white flowers which ripen to little red berries. Cornus sericea ‘Red Twig’ also makes a striking container specimen.

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Product Attributes

Common Name:

Red Twig Dogwood



Mature Size







sericea svn. stolonifera

Mature Height: 2.5m
Mature Width: 3.5m
Common Name: Red Twig Dogwood
Botanical Name: Cornus sericea 'Red Twig'
Foliage: Deciduous
Pot Size: 30cm
Growth Rate: Moderate
Suitable for Pots: Yes
Suitable for Garden Beds: Yes
Produces Flowers: Yes
Flower Colour: White
Deciduous: Yes
Australian Native: No

Dry Tolerant : No
Sun Tolerant : Yes
Shade Tolerant : Yes
Pots/Containers : Yes
Suitable Coastal Areas : No
Bird Attracting : N/A
Evergreen No
Deciduous Yes
Planting Season : All Year
Flowering Season : Spring

1 review for Cornus sericea ‘Red Twig’

  1. Have planted these along the side fence out the front for a bit of colour. Owner was happy with how it looks.

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