Cornus sericea 'Baileyi'

Red Twig Dogwood

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Bright red stems
  • Great in mass plantings
  • White flowers in summer
  • Red-purple fall color
  • Adds landscape interest year-round
Cold Tolerant
Cold Tolerant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow

Prefers moist soil

Thin plant by removing stems at ground for best winter color

Tolerant of poor soils and wet areas 

Height: 6-6 ft
Spread: 6-10 ft
Price Level 1: $49.99~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 3-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Fall Color
  • Cold Tolerant
  • Native
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Low Maintenance

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green
  • Red
  • Purple

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Moist, Well-Drained