Taxon: Cornus controversa Hemsl. ex Prain

 
Genus: Cornus
Family: Cornaceae
  Subfamily: Cornoideae
Nomen number: 11548
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 125: ad t. 8261. 1909 Jun (W. B. Hemsley, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1909:331. 1909 Oct)
Name Verified on: 14-Jul-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Jul-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 23 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • giant dogwood  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • cornouiller des pagodes  (Source: Zander ed16) - French
  • cornouiller discuté  (Source: Zander ed16) - French

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; China Fl Ency)
  • Materials: lipids (fide F ChinaEng)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Anhui, - Fujian, - Gansu, - Guangdong, - Guangxi, - Guizhou, - Hainan, - Hebei, - Henan, - Hubei, - Hunan, - Jiangsu, - Jiangxi, - Liaoning, - Shaanxi, - Shandong, - Shanxi, - Sichuan, - Xizang, - Yunnan, - Zhejiang
    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, - Honshu, - Kyushu, - Shikoku; Korea; Taiwan
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Kurile Islands
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Nepal
    • Indo-China: Vietnam

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. 1960- (F CambLVN)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. 1993- (F Japan)
  • Matthew, K. M. & S. Alamelu 1988. Cornaceae (Fasc F India) 19:22.
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)
  • Zhong Guo & Hua Jing China floral encyclopaedia. 1993 (China FlEncy)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Cornus controversa Hemsl. ex Prain :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cornus controversa cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.