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  • Rarámuri
    • sitagapi
  • English
    • creek dogwood
    • American dogwood
    • redosier dogwood
    • red osier dogwood
  • Scientific Names
    • Cornus sericea
    • Cornus stolonifera
    • Swida sericea
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • CORSER
  • French
    • cornouiller stolonifère
  • German
    • Seidiger Hartriegel

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

bio7sult

Date

September 27, 2016 05:05 PM MDT

Description

The Red osier dogwood (Cornus sericea) is a healthy shrub that is about 2 metres tall. The branches is a dark red colour. The leaves have a smooth spear shape to it. They are also turning red due to the autumn season.

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

bio7sheen

Date

September 27, 2016

Description

Long slender leaves with a tint of red on them. Plant is about 3 feet tall and looks healthy

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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bio6hugh

Date

September 14, 2016

Description

Shrub: Straggly appearance, Bark red
Size: 1-2 m high
Leaves: Opposite, simple, ovate, smooth margins, dark green surface

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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bio5law

Date

September 26, 2016 04:00 PM MDT

Description

8 ft tall
deciduous shrub
slender red branches with leaves at the ends
green leaves that are starting to turn red

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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kleinerj

Date

September 24, 2016

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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mbowser

Date

September 23, 2016 02:33 PM AKDT

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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erikamitchell

Date

August 2, 2016 10:28 AM EDT

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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bio9mier

Date

September 26, 2016 10:37 AM MDT

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

bio2coll

Date

September 20, 2016

Description

The Cornus sericea is a tree that is about 20 feet in height. The main trunk is light brown in colour and all the branches are a bright red. The leaves are palm-sized and vary in colour, from light brown to bright green. Very healthy, with 2 of them planted next to each other in the bus loop. Bark on the tree is rough, with the branches being smooth.

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

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jason65

Date

September 25, 2016 10:13 AM PDT

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

bio9rush

Date

September 22, 2016

Description

an average of 1.5 meters in height. Each stem is equal or less 1 cm in diameter. Soft and matte leafs although they appear shiny due to the humidity and rain in these photos. Cornus alba 'Sibirica'.
Bark is very bright red while the leafs are generally a uniform yellow/green with red veins. Some leavess are turning yellow with the cooler weather.

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red osier dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

July 11, 2016 06:02 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Cornus sericea, syn. C. stolonifera, Swida sericea, (red osier dogwood) is a species of flowering plant in the family Cornaceae, native throughout northern and western North America from Alaska east to Newfoundland, south to Durango and Nuevo León in the west, and Illinois and Virginia in the east. Other names include red willow, redstem dogwood, redtwig dogwood, red-rood, American dogwood, creek dogwood, and western dogwood.

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