Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Cornus sericea 'Kelseyi'
Cornus sericea 'Kelseyi' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Dogwood
synonyms:  Cornus stolonifera 'Kelseyi', Cornus sanguinea 'Kelsey's Dwarf', Cornus stolonifera 'Kelsey's Dwarf'
family:  Cornaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 1.00m
width: 1.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour:
stem/bark: red & yellow
main season: Winter
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, wet/waterlogged soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 8
Small, dense and very twiggy shrub with orange-yellow stems, becoming dark red at the tips in winter. Small congested leaves.

Best in moist, reasonably fertile soil and a sunny position, but quite adaptable.

Trim in late winter.

Deeproot tree logo

You can also install Plant Base on your computer:

  • self contained application
  • more features
  • update and add records
  • larger and higher quality pictures
  • fast and efficient
  • always available, no connection needed
  • Windows, Mac and Android

details ...