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
Winter berries can bring lots of Christmas cheer
... but is a type of fruit that has a single hard seed like a cherry or peach. This hard seed is sometimes described as a pit or stone. Some of our most beautiful winter berries are actually drupes. These include holly, beautyberry, corapounderry ... Philadelphia Neshoba Democrat [ story ]
Sprucing up a drab winter landscape
Some plants have a colorful or interesting bark and twigs, colorful berries, unique seed heads and foliage with subtle natural tones. Many of these characteristics don't just jump out at you so you may have to look closely. Sometimes a little stretch ... Mcalester News Capital [ story ]
Landscape Logic column: How green do you deck the halls and walls?
Gather pinecones and branches with berries from your yard and make them part of your fresh holiday decor. Look for branches such as red twig dogwood to add interest in outdoor containers and indoor arrangements. • Repurpose and make fire starters. Vail Daily News [ story ]