Red willow, Red osier, American dogwood
Cornus sericea is a(n) perennial shrub, which grows 3 m tall to 3 m tall in height. This species is commonly found or along stream banks, lakes shores, springs and marshy areas. The leaves are deep red, (especially in winter), smooth stems, an. Cornus sericea has small attractive, flat topped clusters, of white cream colored flowers that bloom from late May to August.
Additional Notes: This shrub is found commonly in the Black Hills, Alaska, Ohio, and Michigan.