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
Grab attention with red flowers, foliage and fruit
My garden features a variety of berries that begin to add color to the garden as summer comes to a close. Just now, I'm especially taken with the big raspberry-like fruits of the Kousa dogwood (Cornus kousa), which provides a second season of ... Greenville News [ story ]
Dick Martin: Here are tips to prepare for squirrel season
They also will feast on wild grapes, dogwood berries and field corn. All are worth checking now and, if they're hitting corn hard, try a stand along a fencerow with a cornfield beside. It can be an easy place to pick up a limit, and the farmer is sure ... Bucyrus Telegraph Forum [ story ]
ALBERTA ANDERS: Looking forward to autumn
The white flowers of June and July “are followed by great umbels of purple-black berries which weigh down the stems and are just asking to be snapped off and dropped into a pail. Locate your foraging ground while the attractive bloom makes the plant ... Neosho Daily News [ story ]