Cornus alba 'Elegantissima'

Cornus alba sibirica 'Variegata' is an excellent shrub for winter interest with red winter stems. Attractive grey-green and white leaves and white flowers making this a shrub with a long period of interest. Approx.3m x 3m. Full sun in any reasonably fertile soil.

Pruning tip.
Cut back hard annually in early spring for best winter colour. If height is required cut half the plant back each year.
  • Annuals: Perennial
  • Deciduous: Deciduous
  • Architectural: Yes
  • Cultivar: 'Sibirica Variegata'
  • Common Name: Dogwood
  • Features: excellent for winter colour/winter interest
  • Genus: Cornus
  • Species: alba
  • Flower Colour: white
  • Foliage Colour: grey-green