Cornus stolonifera Neil Z
Exposure: Full Sun To Partial Shade
Mature Size: 36″ H X 36″ W
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: Very compact with unique thick, puckered, dark green, glossy foliage, clusters of bright white blooms in late spring and vivid red stems. Prune annually for best winter stem color. Prefers moist well-drained soil.
Ornamental Features: Distinctive puckered and crinkled foliage. Bright red stems. White flowers. With its dark red stems, makes a dazzling display in the winter sunlight.
Landscape Attributes: Pucker Up Dogwood is a deciduous shrub. Low maintenance shrub, Prune back older stems in early spring for best branch color.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)