Variegated Red Twig Dogwood Hedge
Red twigs add winter interest
Creating a colorful hedge is easy with Variegated Red Twig Dogwood. This upright, deciduous shrub has green and white variegated leaves that are more variegated when grown in afternoon shade. During the winter, its red twigs add a splash of color to the landscape. Growing 6-9 ft. tall, it has an upright, spreading habit. Plant several in a row along a walkway or property line to create a hedge. For erosion control, plant several in a group. This low-maintenance, award-winning shrub is winter hardy and loved by birds. Seldom severely damaged by deer. For best results, plant in shade or partial shade. Zones 2-8.