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
Garden: top 5 plants for winter interest
Red osier dogwood and yellow twig dogwood provide a welcome sight all season long as their brightly colored twigs and branches rise above the pristine blanket of snow. Bonus: Higbush cranberry viburnum. With clusters of bright red berries that hang ... Appleton Post Crescent [ story ]
Gardening with Deb Babcock: Late bloomers
Many perennial plants that thrive in our Zone 4 environment produce fresh late-season flowers while others sprout bright berries and fiery foliage in the fall. If you plan now to plant some fall blooming perennials next spring, you just might capture ... Steamboat Pilot & Today [ story ]
Reclaiming the landscape: Greenhouse project to spur habitat restoration
Five species are slated for the first round of propagation: Carolina rhododendron, Catawba rhododendron, mountain laurel, doghobble, silky dogwood and black willow. They'll root in the greenhouse throughout the winter. Then, once ... They have their ... Waynesville Smoky Mountain News [ story ]