Red Osier Dogwood (Cornus stolonifera)

Habitat: Fields and Open Areas, Wet Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Sun

Flowers: White

Attributes: Butterfly host plant, Pollinator friendly, Walnut tolerant, Clay soil tolerant, Wet soil tolerant

Height: 2 m (6 ft)


An elegant open shrub with red stems and creamy white flower clusters in spring. This dogwood is a must for winter interest in the garden, is lovely in the spring, and is perfect adjacent to a lawn as a backdrop


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Trees & Shrubs website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email