Botanical Name: Cornus stolonifera 'Flaviramea'
Type: Deciduous shrub
Zone: Hardy to Zone 2 (-46 to -40°C )
Height: 1.8-2.4m (6 to 8 ft)
Width: 2.1-2.7m (7 to 23ft)
Bloom Time: May to June
Bloom Description: White
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium to wet
Suggested Use: Hedge, Rain Garden
Leaf: Good Fall
Attracts: Birds, Butterflies
Other: Winter Interest
Tolerate: Deer, Erosion, Clay Soil, Wet Soil
Striking yellow stems in winter is just one of the perks of this dogwood. It also sports small white flowers in spring and great fall colour. Only new growth will colour in the winter so prune to the ground in early spring to allow for better growth.