red osier dogwood

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Synonyms for red osier dogwood

common North American shrub with reddish purple twigs and white flowers

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Then tuck shrubs on either side for seasonal interest--blue hydrangeas for summer bloom, Fothergilla for orange fall foliage, and a redtwig dogwood for winter color.
THESE SHRUBS ROOT QUICKLY: Beautyberry, beauty bush, bluebeard, butterfly bush, crape myrtle, daphne, deciduous azalea, elderberry, enkianthus, flowering quince, forsythia, hydrangea, lilac, mock orange, redtwig dogwood, rugosa rose, serviceberry, smoke tree, viburnum, weigela
Plants such as redtwig dogwood (Cornus stolonifera) and Tagetes lemmonii come from moist habitats and need plenty of water.
Other plants with decorative bark include sycamore (Platanus racemosa), Catalina ironwood (Lyonothamnus floribundus asplenifolius), and redtwig dogwood (Cornus stolonifera).
These redtwig dogwoods may be dormant, but bare of their green leaves, the branches almost glow.