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
Patricia Chuey: Feast on B.C.'s blueberry bounty
Patricia Chuey. The People's Dietitian. Three of B.C.'s official symbols include the Pacific dogwood (flower), spirit bear (animal) and jade (gemstone). If there was a contest for an official food of British Columbia, blueberries would be a mighty fine ... The Province [ story ]
Beyond blueberries: Backyard cornucopia revealed at native plants conference
Dogwood's name evolved from its first moniker, dagger tree, so dubbed for growing wood that's perfect for tool handles. Its roots are said to produce a pinkish dye. But its most important role comes from the fever-quelling properties of its inner bark ... Waynesville Smoky Mountain News [ story ]
Join foundation to get 10 white dogwoods
"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. To ... Sumter Item [ story ]