The Plant Company

Bringing your garden to life

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Telephone:
01403 740100

Email:
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The Plant Company
Coolham Road
West Chiltington
Pulborough
West Sussex
RH20 2LH

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Opening times:
Monday-Friday, 9:00-17:30


 

The Plants

Cornus alba 'Sibirica'

dogwood

Photo of Cornus alba 'Sibirica'

£9.99

A striking deciduous shrub with slender red stems, turning an even brighter crimson during the winter. Ovate leaves which turn dark in autumn and small cream flowers in May and June followed by bluish-white berries. Caution: Berries may be harmful if eaten.

Type

  • Shrubs

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Foliage: Deciduous

Hardiness: Hardy

Vigour: Fast growing

Uses

  • Beds and borders
  • Flower arranging
  • Cottage style garden
  • Contemporary style garden

Special features

  • Attractive to wildlife
  • Winter interest
  • Architectural
  • Berries

Care instructions

Grow in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or partial shade. For best stem colour, cut new growth back hard to within 5-7cm from the ground in March.

Dimensions

Size: Medium

Pot size: 3 litre

Height: 250cm

Spread: 250cm

Positions

  • Light shade
  • Sun

Aspects

  • South
  • East
  • West

Soil types

  • Sandy
  • Normal
  • Clay

Soil pH ranges

  • Acid
  • Neutral
  • Alkaline

Special conditions

  • Exposed