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
BELL camp helps kids learn braille with play
After visiting a farm the day before, they made a blueberry cake from the berries they picked. Another day, the ... Camp Abilities at Camp Dogwood in Sherrills Ford is a sports program for visually impaired teens aged 11 to 17 years old. "The kids ... The State [ story ]
Canada geese have strong family ties
They also gorge on fruit, including serviceberries, mulberries and dogwood berries. I was fascinated by a recent message on a naturalists' Listserv describing robins feasting on mosquitoes, with three robins “making their way through the grass, nipping ... Minneapolis Star Tribune [ story ]
Arbor Day Foundation donates free trees to new members
“Dogwood trees will add color and beauty to your yard throughout the year, with their showy spring flowers, scarlet autumn foliage and red berries that attract songbirds in the winter,” said Matt Harris chief executive of the Arbor Day Foundation. New ... Star Local Media [ story ]