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
Plenty of nuts, berries in Smokies boost for bears
Mast is the forest seed crop that includes acorns, hickory nuts, walnuts, persimmons, blackgum berries, dogwood berries, black cherries and pine seeds. Mast production depends on spring weather. A hard frost in late spring can kill the flowers on the ... Kingsport Times News [ story ]
More nuts, berries means happier bears
GATLINBURG (AP) — Wildlife experts expect fewer nuisance bears in East Tennessee this fall because a good crop of nuts and berries in the Smokies should prevent them from ranging in search of food. Acorns from red oaks and chestnut oaks appear to be ... Times Daily [ story ]
How to ... hunt for ruffed grouse in 2014
Also look for gray dogwood along creeks, especially those with an open canopy. Ruffed grouse may be found feeding on dogwood fruit throughout the day, but the best time to hunt around food sources is late afternoon. That's when grouse will be filling ... Minneapolis Star Tribune [ story ]