Hardiness: Zone 3.
Size: Small compact shrub up to 5ft.
Planting: Full sun to full shade, tolerate of dry and poor conditions.
Fruit: Few small white berries.
Pollination: Self pollinating.
Use: Not recommended for eating, purely ornamental.
Pot: 1 gal.
A purely ornamental accent shrub, variegated leaves are quite showy in summer, and the bright red stems also give it nice appeal in the winter as well.
Can sucker profusely, and great for hedges.