Red Twig Dogwood (Cornus sericea subsp. sericea Arctic Fire™) in the Dogwoods Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Arctic Fire™
Cultivar name: 'Farrow'
Common names:
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Botanical names:
Cornus sericea subsp. sericea Accepted
Cornus stolonifera Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on old wood
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Edible Parts: Fruit
Resistances: Flood Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: USPP 18,523
Goes Dormant
Parentage: Baileyi x Baileyi


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