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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And Cornus sanguinea - common dogwood - serves up a true kaleidoscope of colours changing from green and white in summer to red and black in autumn and winter.
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.
This vigorous deciduous dogwood (Cornus sanguinea) is happy growing in a range of locations and soil types, but is best suited to a sunny position for the most spectacular show in colder months.