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.
European Cornel Farms
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European Cornel Stories
Red twig dogwoods are tough, easy to care for, and provide spectacular color
Birds love the white berries on twig dogwood, and left to grow naturally, these shrubs can reach 18 feet tall to provide great bird habitat. Only the new growth displays the spectacular red bark, however, so if your goal is to put on a blazing winter ... The Seattle Times [ story ]
Growing Together: Plants that should carry warning labels
Redtwig Dogwood (Cornus sericea). The common dogwood so useful and vigorous in shade spreads outward by stems that root along the ground. They also produce berries whose seed is dropped by birds causing seedlings in unwanted spots. Trees. INFORUM [ story ]
Wedding: Carson Butler & Chris Lammers
The dress was accessorized with an ivory sash, a Paris dogwood blossom Swarovski brooch, a matching dogwood hair barrette, and a lace alencon veil. The bridal bouquet was made of Eskimo roses, freesia, and stephanotis. The bride's sister, Tommi Butler ... The Tennessean [ story ]