University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 221306
Occurrence ID (GUID): a6879327-4f83-48c0-992f-de9101426e8b
Taxon: Cornus controversa Hemsl.
Family: Cornaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Cornus controversa Hemsl.
Collector: J. Richard Abbott   20839   
Date: 2006-05-04
Verbatim Date: 4 May 2006
Locality: United States, Missouri, St. Louis, United States: Missouri: St. Louis County. St. Louis; Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard (main entrance; garden runs S to Magnolia Avenue, W to Alfred Avenue, E to Tower Grove Avenue). North of the John S. Lehmann Building. Sprawling tree (ca 5 m tall with ca 10 m spread); flowers yellowish-whitish. Native to China and Japan.
Location Remarks: St. Louis: Missouri Botanical Garden
Reproductive Condition: flowering
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Notes: [Common name:] Giant Dogwood; cultivated
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record ID: d7fe0824-d68a-442e-adb1-57888cd639a4
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Current Record
University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS)
J. Richard Abbott 208392006-05-04
Catalog Number: 221306
GUID: a6879327-4f83-48c0-992f-de9101426e8b
Latest Identification: Cornus controversa Hemsl.

Missouri Botanical Garden (MO)
J. Richard Abbott 208392006-05-04
Catalog Number: 100758465
GUID: urn:catalog:MO:Tropicos:100758465
Latest Identification: Cornus controversa Hemsl.

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