red dogwood


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Related to red dogwood: red osier dogwood
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Noun1.red dogwood - 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
2.red dogwood - common North American shrub with reddish purple twigs and white flowers
cornel, dogwood, dogwood tree - a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
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Some winter shrubs have colours bright, Red dogwood, Viburnums, sarococca, all a cheerful sight, Cottony asters, winter jasmine, forsythia and holly, Make the scene bright and rather jolly.
The red dogwood (Cornus stolonifera) and yellow stemmed cornus don't draw much attention to themselves during the year, but following their annual striptease will add vibrant colour to a winter garden.
Use your own home-grown stems of bamboo, when the canes are green and flexible, or red dogwood, to cut and weave into plant supports.
RED roses might be the traditional Valentine's gift, but if you can't quite run to the expense consider a pot of cheap and cheerful polyanthus decorated with red dogwood stems and, to convey your depth of feeling, add a few heart decorations.
For red choose bold Red Lion amaryllis, velvety Grand Prix or Grande Amore roses, tropical Calisto or Safari anthuriums and combine with shrubs, berries and exotic foliages, such as red dogwood, skimmia, viburnum, hibiscus, hypericum berries, black tie and monstera leaves.
So many things look good on the tree such as seedheads and berries and I also make parcels to suspend on the branches from little bundles of red dogwood.