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botanical name:
Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea'
Cornus sericea 'Flaviramea' © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Yellow stemmed Dogwood
synonyms:  Cornus stolonifera 'Flaviramea'
family:  Cornaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.80m
width: 2.50m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: light green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: white
stem/bark: yellow
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
description:
Vigorous erect branches, green leaves and white flowerheads followed by clusters of white berries, if not cut back in spring. Hard pruning results in attractive yellow stems during winter.

cultivation:
Moist, fertile soil in sun or part shade, but quite adaptable.

Prune in late winter, either removing about a third of the oldest stems or cutting back all stems every 3 or 4 years.

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