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.
European Cornel Farms
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European Cornel Stories
All about dogwoods
Most dogwood species are either shrubs or small trees and are divided into two main categories — those with red fruit and those with blue/black sometimes whitish fruit. ... Scarlet oblong berries appear in the fall and are much loved by birds and ... Burlington County Times [ story ]
Consumer Qs: Flowering dogwood refers to specific species
The flowering dogwood is one our most useful and beloved ornamental trees because of its spring flowers, colorful fall foliage, bright red berries, attractive bark, gray buds and tiered branching pattern. (Special Photo: Arty Schronce/Georgia ... jacksonprogress-argus [ story ]
For Love of Nature: Waxwings and robins on the wing
In summer, cedar waxwings feed on serviceberry, strawberry, mulberry, dogwood and raspberries. They supplement summer diets with protein-rich insects including mayflies, dragonflies and stoneflies, often caught in midair. Part of the bird's name ... Lynchburg News and Advance [ story ]