Red Barked Dogwood, Red Twig Dogwood, Tatarian Dogwood, Siberian Dogwood, Westonbirt Dogwood
Cornus alba 'Sibirica'

Family: Cornaceae
Genus: Cornus (KOR-nus) (Info)
Species: alba (AL-ba) (Info)
Cultivar: Sibirica

Category:

Shrubs

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Deciduous

Provides winter interest

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

By grafting

By budding

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Middlefield, Connecticut

Geneva, Illinois

Tracy, Iowa

Moberly, Missouri

Fairport, New York

Salem, Oregon

Lancing, Tennessee

Ahtanum, Washington

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Neutral

On May 25, 2005, smiln32 from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

Lovely coral-red branches in winter. Can reach a height of 7' tall. Hardy to zone 2.

Neutral

On Jan 28, 2005, Todd_Boland from St. John's, NL (Zone 5b) wrote:

The selling feature of this selection is the dark coral-pink stems that provide some needed colour in the winter landscape. The summer leaves are plain green.