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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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CORNUS alba 'Elegantissima'

Commonly known as Silver variegated dogwood

COLOURED STEMMED DOGWOODS

Margined and mottled white
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  • Deciduous - leaves to 10cm (4in) long turning reddish-orange in autumn.
  • Cream
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 3m (10ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - vigorous, upright shrub. Flowers followed by pea-sized, bluish berries.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - for best winter colour.
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - hard prune in March to produce new shoots for best winter colour. Wildlife plant - bees and other insects.
  • Place of origin - Siberia, northern China to Korea.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf Colour (if not green) - Silver variegated -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Elliptic - see photos above
  • Ovate
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Tolerates all
  • Wet or boggy soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
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Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
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