- Red twigs for winter interest
- Deer and rabbit resistant
- Ideal for erosion control
Variegated Red Twig Dogwood offers some of the best qualities of shrubs—it's fast growing, easy care, solves gardening challenges and provides months of color. This award-winning, deciduous shrub brightens landscapes with its green and white leaves that increase in variegation when grown in afternoon shade. In the winter months, its red twigs adds a splash of color. Growing 6-9 ft. tall with an upright, spreading habit, it can be planted as a hedge along a walkway or property line, grown as a specimen plant or planted in groups for erosion control. Deer and rabbits tend to avoid it. For best results, plant in partial shade or shade. Zones 2-8.