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  • French
    • cornouiller stolonifère
  • Unknown
    • redosier dogwood
  • Scientific Names
    • Cornus sericea
    • Swida sericea
  • English
    • Red Osier Dogwood
    • American Dogwood
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • CORSER

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Recent observations

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rhevey

Date

April 13, 2015

Description

Unbranched stem, alternate leaves with inflorescence at apex. Indeterminate. White flowers (purple tint), 4 petals and stamens. Stamens yellow.

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What

Red Osier Dogwood Cornus sericea

Observer

jessicaross2014

Date

April 11, 2015

Description

leafless shrub, red, smooth, upswept branches, opposite leaf scars, white/light grey lenticels on twigs

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corser Cornus sericea

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charlie

Date

April 12, 2015 02:06 PM EDT

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Red Osier Dogwood Cornus sericea

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elizzabeth

Date

April 11, 2015

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syoung

Date

June 14, 2012

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ajohnson

Date

June 14, 2012

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What

Red Osier Dogwood Cornus sericea

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discoverycamp

Date

April 1, 2015 01:31 PM EDT

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American Dogwood Cornus sericea

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dpcollins

Date

the past

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Red Osier Dogwood Cornus sericea

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bluebear452

Date

March 22, 2015

Description

It has red branches.

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corser Cornus sericea

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charlie

Date

March 28, 2015 04:00 PM EDT

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rdvorin

Date

March 22, 2015 06:19 PM EDT

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veggi

Date

March 22, 2015 06:18 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.

No range data available.