Cornus sericea, PA Ecotype
Red Osier Dogwood, PA Ecotype
The bright red stems provide attractive winter color; the thick, low vegetation provides excellent habitat for wildlife; the abundant fruit is eaten by birds.
General Product Information:
Item Number: CORSER02
Species Type: Native
Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Woodland Openings, Woody Trees, Shrubs & Vines
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: An attractive, stoloniferous, multi-stemmed shrub species; white fruit.
Habitat: Moist woods, moist meadows, thickets, riparian areas.
Bloom Period: May to July
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 9.8 Ft
pH: 4.8 – 7.0
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACW
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACW
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACW
Approximate seeds per lb: 18,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy