Cornus sanguinea ‘Anny’s Winter Orange’

Plant of the month: March

Also known as: stem dogwood ‘Anny’s Winter Orange’

Family: Cornaceae

Native to: garden origin

Blooms: June

Habitat (the true species):  wetland northern Eurasia

Where to find it at the BBG&G: halfmoon bed (on the Loudon Terrace)

This stunning plant (a cultivar of a native species) sets our gardens alight during the bleak winter months.  If your garden looks dull in winter, then why not plant one of these?!  Our winter terrace display features numerous plants that are on sale now in our well-stocked plant sales shop!

Cornus sanguinea ‘Anny’s Winter Orange’ holds the Royal Horticultural Society Award of Garden Merit. It combined golden autumn colour and bright orange stems in winter. A showstopper in any garden.