Cornus sericea, IA Ecotype
Red Osier Dogwood, IA Ecotype
An attractive stoloniferous shrub; the thick, low vegetation provides excellent habitat for wildlife; the abundant fruit is eaten by birds; the bright red stems provide winter color; white fruit.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CORSER01
Species Type: Native
Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Woodland Openings, Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Habitat: Moist woods, moist meadows, thickets, riparian areas, swamps.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 9.8 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 20 in
pH: 4.8 – 7.5
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 18,000
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy