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Arctic Sun® Red Twig Dogwood

Cornus sanguinea 'Cato' PP #19,892

SKU
07479
This special smaller variety has beautiful yellow stems tipped with red providing a spectacular winter show. It was selected for its naturally compact stature and full branching. Stunning planted in containers or used in cut floral arrangements. Cut vibrant stems for a dynamic addition to holiday arrangements.
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Requires regular watering, weekly or more often in extreme heat.

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Average Size at MaturityReaches 3 to 4 feet tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Mediterranean
Growth HabitRounded
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDense Habit, Fall Color, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsRequires regular watering, weekly or more often in extreme heat.

Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Prune immediately after flowering. Fertilize in early spring with a controlled release fertilizer.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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