Growing & Maintenance:
In spring, apply balanced fertilizer according to package directions. Check soil weekly for moisture. Water thoroughly when dry. Prune hard to shape in early spring. Thin out one third of the oldest stems. No winter protection is necessary. Can tolerate wet soils.
European Variegated Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'
Plant Type: Flowering Shrubs
Large green leaves with a white margin. Small white fruit clusters appear midsummer to early fall. Striking winter interest is created by the leafless, deep red stems.
Characteristics & Attributes for Cornus alba
|| Full Sun/Partial Shade (4-6 hours direct sunlight)
Season of Interest (Foliage)