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
THE DIRT ON GARDENING: Winter landscapes don't have to be gray
Take for example: colorful berries on trees and bushes that cling all winter long offering our birds and critters food for survival or trees and bushes that have colorful branches that contrast with the white snow or the few trees and shrubs that have ... Goshen News [ story ]
Easy to grow dogwoods bring year round beauty
One of the joys of winter in wild Wisconsin is the beauty of native red osier dogwoods as their bright, scarlet stems stand against winter snows. Late in winter, or during mild winter seasons, these beautiful shrubs really begin to brighten to an apple ... Wisconsin State Farmer [ story ]
Colorful plants add interest to winter landscapes
It grows 15 to 25 feet tall and has stems that blush red in winter. All of these dogwoods look good year-round. They get round flat-topped clusters of creamy flowers followed by berries the birds enjoy. Depending on the species, the berries may be blue ... Herald-Mail Media [ story ]