red osier dogwood


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Noun1.red osier 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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Turner cautions researchers that red osier dogwood bark (Cornus stolonifera) has been known to be put to similar uses as Prunus bark.
The city has planted thousands of shrubs - red osier dogwood, Oregon grape and snowberry.
In the Upper Midwest, red osier dogwood and white cedar are common selections.