sericea (Cornus stolonifera)
- Size: 8'H x 8'W.
Hardiness: zone 3 to 7.
Large, rounded, multi-stemmed, spreading.
Flowers/fruit: White, flat-topped
clusters (cymes) appear late spring, clusters of white fruit develop in place
of the flowers and a3ttract birds during late summer.
Spreading shrub with red bark that tolerates wet sites and will colonize if
allowed, removing old wood will help maintain bark color. The cultIIar
'Flaviramea' is a yellow twig selection that is unfortunately prone to disease
and pest problems.