Cornus alba ‘Elegantissima’


Red barked dogwood. A vigorous upright, deciduous, hardy shrub. Large grey-green edged cream leaves in summer which turn a fantastic pinky-purple shade in autumn. In winter after the foliage has fallen you have bright red stems that remain this color until they can be pruned down in spring ready for the next seasons growth. Flowers are small creamy-white in summer and sometimes have berries in Autumn.

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Plant Conditions

Position Soil Soil Type Soil PH
  • Full sun
  • Part shade
  • Shade
  • Dense shade
  • Any position
  • Well drained
  • Fertile
  • Moist free draining
  • Moist
  • Dry
  • Most soils
  • Clay
  • Loam
  • Sand
  • Chalk
  • Any soil type
  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline

Plant Specification

Weight 1.5 kg



Pot Size