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Cornus sericea

Redosier Dogwood (Cornus sericea)

The Redosier Dogwood, Cornus sericea, is a freely spreading decidious shrub with many stems, 3-18’ tall; branching is opposite, young stems (and most old ones) often bright, smooth, shiny red. Leaves are opposite, deciduous, oval 5-10 cm long. White threads run through the veins towards the leaf tip. Fruits are …