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
Backyard Wildlife: Your choices may hurt, not help animals' diets
Where to look: In winter, cedar waxwings are often seen near trees and bushes filled with berries. They nest in pines or other tall trees adjacent to woodlands, orchards and suburban gardens. In warmer months, they may be seen flying over water in ... News & Observer [ story ]
BRIEFLY: Feb. 28-March 3
Join the Arbor Day Foundation in March and receive 10 free white flowering dogwood trees. Dogwoods are known for their showy spring flowers, scarlet autumn foliage and red berries that attract songbirds during winter. The free trees are part of the ... Wicked Local Plymouth [ story ]
Receive free dogwood trees for joining Arbor Day Foundation
“White flowering dogwoods will add beauty to your home throughout the year,” said Matt Harris, chief executive of the Arbor Day Foundation. “Dogwoods are known for their showy spring flowers, scarlet autumn foliage, and red berries that attract ... Kitsap Sun [ story ]