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'Fire Stem Dogwood' Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire'


Small to medium sized shrub grown for its bright yellow to red stems. Colour starts yellow at base of the plant changing to red at the top, resembling a fire.

Orange to red Autumn foliage. Stem colour intensifies with cold temperatures.  For best stem colour, plants should be pruned down to 9 inches from the ground each Spring after the stem colour has been enjoyed.  Can be used for outdoor winter arrangements.


Tree shape:

Globe shaped shrub


Special features:  

Yellow stems to red stems in Winter. 


Tree size* at 10 years:

5ft tall by 4ft wide  (Approx 1.5 x 1.2m)


*Please note tree sizes are given as an average only.  Variables to growth include, water availabilty, nutrition and site.

'Fire Stem Dogwood' Cornus sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire'

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