Cornus sericea 'Allemans Compact'

Allemans Compact Twig Dogwood

Categories: Shrubs

Cornus sericea 'Alleman's Compact', is a four season beauty with white blossoms in May, pleasant green foliage in summer, giving way to bright red berries in fall, and finally an outstanding red twig color for winter.

More About Cornus sericea 'Allemans Compact'

  • compact, fine textured shrub
  • resistant to leaf spot

This dogwood is a suckering, colonizing deciduous shrub that grows 4' to 8' tall, and just about as wide. The branching is upright and spreading with most stems branching a little, except near the tip where the shape is rounded. Alleman's Compact Dogwood's leaves emerge yellow-green and mature to medium or dark green.

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5-7 Feet


5-7 Ft


2-5 Ft

Hardiness Zone:


Cornus sericea 'Allemans Compact' Characteristics


  • Border
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Native to Northeast
  • Mass Plant
  • Salt Tolerant

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Fall Color

  • Yellow


  • bright red


  • Rounded
  • Mounding