Cornus spp.
Family: Cornaceae
Cornus image
Max Licher  
Fls mostly perfect, 4-merous; sep usually minute; pet small, valvate; style well developed; stigma capitate; fr a drupe, the stone bilocular (except in C. canadensis) but often only 1-seeded; fls in cymose or cymose-paniculate infls or, by reduction of the branches, in umbelliform or head-like clusters. (Chamaepericlymenum, Svida, Cynoxylon) 50+, widespread but mainly N. Temp. Named hybrids include C. ءcadiensis Fernald (C. alternifolia נsericea), C. ءrnoldiana Rehder (C. amomum var. schuetzeana נracemosa), and C. سlavinii Rehder (C. rugosa נsericea). Others include C. amomum נstricta, C. drummondii נstricta, C. amomum var. schuetzeana נdrummondii, C. drummondii נracemosa, and C. racemosa נstricta.

Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

©The New York Botanical Garden. All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Image of Cornus circinata
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Cornus
Image of Cornus paniculata
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Cornus
Image of Cornus torreyi
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Image of Cornus x californica
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available
Images
not available
Map not
Available