Also known as Red-barked Dogwood. C. Elegantissima is a bushy deciduous shrub that grows to approximately to 3m. Has deep red stems and grey-green, white-margined leaves. Clusters of small cream-white flowers appear in late spring followed by white berries that attract birds. Grows well in either full sun or partial shade where soil is moist and free-draining.Excellent feature/specimen plant that grows to approximately 3m to 3.5m.