Cornus amomum
Family: Cornaceae
blue-fruited dogwood,  more...
[Swida amomum (Mill.) Small]
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Robert W. Freckmann  
Etymology: Cornus: Latin cornu for "horn," probably referring to the hardness of the wood
Plants: perennial, 3'-10' tall shrub; stems purplish twigs
Leaves: opposite, stalked, ovate-oval, 1"-5" long
Flowers: white, 4-parted; inflorescence 1 1/2" - 2 1/2 " a compact, flat, branched cluster (cyme); blooms May-June
Fruits: blue berry
Habitat: moist; woods, riverbanks
Conservation Status: Native
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Gary Fewless  
Cornus amomum image
Darrin Kimbler  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Gary Fewless  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Cornus amomum image
Cornus amomum image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Robert W. Freckmann  
Cornus amomum image
Caroline A. Creevey  
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Christopher Noll  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Cornus amomum image
Cornus amomum image
Caroline A. Creevey  
Cornus amomum image
Christopher Noll  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Christopher Noll  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Paul Drobot  
Cornus amomum image
Cornus amomum image
Darrin Kimbler  
Cornus amomum image
Christopher Noll  
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