Latin Name- Cornus Florida, Hardy Planting Zone-5-8 Mature Height- 20-35ft Width-20-25 Sun or Shade- Prefers full sun
Red Ozier Dogwood Live Stakes
Red Ozier commonly called the bloodroot because of the stems being a bright red color. The inside part of the bark on this tree was once placed into pipes and smoked by the Native Americans. The thickest part of the stems and branches were used as pipes. This tree was also once known to be used in making red dye. Lots of wildlife animals love this plant, moose, elk and deer all love eating the leaves and branches because of their nutritional value. Pruning is recommended once a year for maximum growth.
Color is what this tree produces. It gets its name for its bright colored twigs. This plant has red twigs, flowers and berries. During the winter months as the snow falls upon this plant it will show a bright beauty and color. The red will stand out against the white snow. This plant can be planted from other twigs that are cut off as they are blooming or alive.
Plant Red Ozier Dogwood Live Stakes
Planting stakes is a great way to establish shrubs. Red Ozier Dogwood shrubs offer charm to any lanscape design. These shrubs do well in moist soils. The Red Ozier Dogwood is a small grower.