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
Dogwood planted to remember crime victims
During the event, the region's Voice for Victims Award was presented to Joan Berry. Her daughter, Johnia, was murdered when a man broke into her Knoxville apartment in 2004. Finding the killer was hindered by the lack of a state offender DNA database ... Knoxville News Sentinel [ story ]
East County gardens on Bring Back the Native tour
Planted by John Alcorn, the garden is a haven for birds, attracted to berry-bearing plants, as well as native bees, butterflies, and the occasional toad and lizard. In Oakley, Carolee James' garden is a relatively "new"garden, installed in stages ... Contra Costa Times [ story ]
A backyard sanctuary for butterflies in Gloucester
It can be as small as a few square feet, with a spirea bush and angelica tucked under a pagoda dogwood, or it can be a fragrant fence of spicebush, elderberry, clethra, and shrub roses. When in 1979 we came to the Ramparts Farm, which has been in my ... Boston Globe [ story ]