Dogwood, Bailey Redtwig
Cornus stolonifera 'Baileyi'
Category: deciduous shrub Size:
Mature Size: 6 - 10 ' by 6 - 10 '
Zone: 3 - 8 Growth Rate: fast
Foliage: ovate to lance-like, 1 - 5" long
Elevation (if known): To 9,000'
Water: Regular water. Adaptable.
Soil : Does best in moist soil. Is OK in dry conditions if well mulched. Tolerates clay.
Sun: Full to part shade
Comments: Creamy flowers, red bark in winter. Prune out oldest 1/4 to 1/3 canes each year. Upright branching pattern.
Alamosa Tree Board Recommended? no
Street Tree? no Street Tree Conditions:
CO/NM native? no Native to: Western North America
Information Sources: Rky Mtn Gardener's Guide; Little Valley Whole Sales Nursery