Red-osier dogwood



noun
1.
Also called red-osier dogwood. a North American dogwood, Cornus sericea (or C. stolonifera), having red twigs and branches and white fruits.
2.
any willow having reddish twigs and branches used for basketry or wickerwork.
red-osier dogwood
noun
1.
a North American shrub, Cornus stolonifera, having bright or dark red wood, white flowers, and whitish fruit
noun
1.
any of several willow trees that have red twigs used for basketwork

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