Bunchberry is a common name for two species of Dwarf Cornel in the genus Cornus: Cornus canadensis, or Canadian Bunchberry, also called Canadian Dwarf Cornel, and Cornus suecica, or Eurasian Bunchberry, also called Eurasian Dwarf Cornel. Other common Bunchberry names include Eastern Bunchberry, and Northern Bunchberry.
Other Cornel species include Cornus chinensis, commonly called Chinese Cornel, Cornus mas, commonly called European Cornel or Cornelian Cherry, Cornus officinalis, commonly called Japanese Cornel, and Cornus sessilis, commonly called Blackfruit Cornel. Other subgenera of Cornus are commonly known as Dogwood.
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Between the Rows: Loving the dogwood
Both species also have good fall color with shades of pink and red, and they produce berries that attract the birds. I considered planting a native or Kousa dogwood in my new garden, but gave up the idea because I decided that it is too wet for ... The Recorder [ story ]
Dogwoods are grown for their attractive flowers, fruits, bark and fall color. They make a great habitat and food source for a variety of wild critters. The berries—in whites, reds and blues—are soon snatched up by birds. Dogwoods can be identified by ... Columbus Telegram [ story ]
Questions We're Often Asked: Berry-Bearing Shrubs
The closely related 'Coralberry,' S. x chenaultii, has pink fruit. Another touch customer is the 'Red Osier Dogwood,' Cornus stolinifera, usually for its red winter twigs but that also has white berries. Guard those twigs against floral arrangement ... Canada Free Press [ story ]