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
Plant choices to provide food and cover for birds
Sambucus canadensis, American elderberry, is a suckering shrub to 15 feet tall that is easily kept lower by removing the taller stems in the clump. The fruit is often taken before it is even ripe enough for people. Cornus species, the native dogwoods ... Syracuse.com [ story ]
Poll: Picking fruit in city parks is against the law, but should it be?
Ralph Carp, the city's director of parks, recreation and public property, wasn't sure if the greenway has any trees that bear edible fruit, but speculated that the woman could have been trying to reach berries on a dogwood tree. Lehigh University ... lehighvalleylive.com [ story ]
9 Types of People You Meet by Age 30, As Found in Sloane Crosley's New Novel ...
She once removed a dogwood branch from an urn, followed Kezia into an elevator, and repeatedly slapped her over the head with it, for no apparent reason. .... Her likes include open men's shirts and Brazil-nut milk, and she smells like berries and sex. Slate Magazine (blog) [ story ]