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red dogwood

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a Eurasian dogwood, Cornus sanguinea, having greenish-white flowers and dark-red branches.
a variety of flowering dogwood, Cornus florida rubra, having red or pink bracts.
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Origin of red dogwood

First recorded in 1950–55

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