Other NamesCornelian Cherry
European Cornel Facts
The binomial name for European Cornel is Cornus mas, one of several species of shrubs or small trees of the genus Cornus, or Cornel, including Cornus chinensis, commonly called Chinese Cornel, Cornus officinalis, commonly called Japanese Cornel, and Cornus sessilis, commonly called Blackfruit Cornel. Cornus mas is also sometimes called Cornelian Cherry. Other subgenera of Cornus are commonly known as Dogwood, of which there are many species.
Dwarf Cornel, also called Bunchberry, includes two other Cornus species: 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.
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European Cornel Stories
Fall fruits for wildlife
The flowering dogwood and many of the shrubby varieties such as silky, grey, and red osier dogwoods, produce reddish to blue berries this time of year. Some experts estimate that there are 40 or more species of birds that eat dogwood berries, including ... Frederick News Post (subscription) [ story ]
Not all evergreens are created equal | Garden Column
By Lorraine Kiefer. As winter approaches we often think about how the garden will look when all the leaves and flowers are gone. I like to know that there will be some color here and there such as Christmas rose, holly berries,red or gold twig dogwood ... NJ.com [ story ]
Evergreens enliven winter
As winter approaches, we often think about how the garden will look when all the leaves and flowers are gone. I like to know that there will be some color here and there such as Christmas rose, holly berries, red or gold twig dogwood, wintersweet or ... Vineland Daily Journal [ story ]