Cornus sanguinea


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Noun1.Cornus sanguinea - European deciduous shrub turning red in autumn having dull white flowers
cornel, dogwood, dogwood tree - a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
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250 St Cornus sanguinea (dogwood), shrub, 60 to 100 cm
Pollen of the Cornus mas is spheroidal and Cornus sanguinea is subprolate.
If it's alkaline, go native - dogwood, cornus sanguinea and guelder rose colour well and are a bonus for wildlife.
His own personal favourites for each season, which are easily grown in this country and will add both colour and texture to the garden scene, include Cornus sanguinea 'Winter Flame' in winter; Scilla siberica, Helleborus nigra and Fritillaria meleagris 'Alba' in spring; Dicentra Formosa 'Aurora', Iris sibirica 'Silver Edge', Paeonia 'White Wings', Rosa moyesii 'Nevada' and Phlox paniculata 'Rosa Pastell' in summer; and Anemone 'Honorine Jobert' and Gentiana makinoi in autumn.
Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter fire', for example, produces bright burnished orange stems with red tips.
In the same consignment will be some Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire', whose apricot twiggy growth makes a pretty distraction in winter.
Clockwise | from top left: Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire'; silver birch; arbutus unedo and acer griseum Main pic: Jonathan Buckley
Clockwise from top left: Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire'; silver birch; arbutus unedo and acer griseum Main pic: Jonathan Buckley
The smaller growing cornus sanguinea midwinter fire has stems of red, orange and yellow while cornus stolonifera flaviramea has bright yellow-green stems.