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£19.99  Cornus alba 'Elegantissima' - 7.5Ltr  Unavailable to non UK mainland customers  


  
Cornus alba 'Elegantissima' - 7.5Ltr
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Plant Details

Soil Type: Clay, Fertile/moist/well-drained
Soil PH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Scented?: No-scent
Seasonal Interest: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, Multi-seasonal
Evergreen?: No
Hardiness  Fully hardy - requires no frost protection.
(Red barked dogwood)
  (Award of Garden Merit)

Family Cornaceae
Originating from Siberia, China, Korea


A vigorous, upright, deciduous shrub with white margined, grey/green leaves. A pleasant enough foliage shrub during summer and autumn, it becomes the jewel of the winter garden, when all its leaves have dropped to reveal glossy, vivid red stems. Plant en masse or allow it to sucker making a small thicket.
Grow in moist soil in sun/part shade. Cut back stems hard in March.

Eventual mature plant size :
Height 2m

Spread 2m
Local delivery or collection only
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