Red Osier Dogwood

An afternoon walk through the North Carolina Botanical Garden made for a nice outing yesterday. The first and most eye-catching view was that of two red dogwoods near the entrance. The red twigs were balm for eyes seeking color against the browns and grays of winter.

Red Osier Dogwood
Cornus sericea ‘Baileyi’
Dogwood Family – Cornaceae

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