NH State Forest Nursery

Red Osier Dogwood

Cornus sericea

Soil/Site:

Wet. Tolerates partial shade.

Uses:

Stream bank erosion control.

Fruit:

Clusters of white berries in July-August.

Wildlife Value:

Fruit preferred by many species of songbirds and game birds. The bright red twigs in winter are browsed by deer, moose, rabbits.

Mature height:

to 12'

Seedling Details
Age Comment per 10 per 25 per 100 per 500 per 1000
1-2 yr 6-12" $15
$25
$80
N/A N/A

Available in the Native Species and Songbird/Wildlife Packages.

NH State Forest Nursery | Division of Forest and Lands
Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
172 Pembroke Road, Concord, NH 03301
(603) 796-2323  |  fax: (603) 271-6488