Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Mature Size: 6′ H X 6′ W
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: One of the best general purpose shrubs for northern landscapes, very hardy; good fall color, and brilliant red stems are highlighted by winter snow; can actually grow quite large.
Ornamental Features: Green foliage throughout the season. Leaves turn brick red in the fall. Clusters of creamy white flowers. It produces white berries. The red branches are extremely showy .
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Low maintenance shrub, can be pruned at anytime. Good choice for attracting birds to your yard.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)