red twig dogwood cut stems

betsym29March 25, 2010

I have several red twig dogwood shrubs which I just cut back. I would like to keep the cut stems for decorating. How long will the stems retain their red color?

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lisa2004(NY Z5/6)

I cut some over the winter and they are still red. I'd say months, atleast.

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