Taxon: Cornus sericea L. subsp. sericea

 
Genus: Cornus
Family: Cornaceae
Nomen number: 402148
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Dec-2003
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 98 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • American dogwood  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • red-osier dogwood  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • red-stem dogwood  (Source: Trees US) - English
  • weißer Hartriegel  (Source: Zander ed16) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Environmental: revegetator (fide Dict Gard)
  • Animal food: fodder (fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 1999)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - New Brunswick, - Newfoundland, - Nova Scotia, - Ontario, - Prince Edward Island, - Quebec
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Iowa, - Minnesota, - Nebraska, - North Dakota, - South Dakota, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Maine, - Massachusetts, - Michigan, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Durango, - Nuevo Leon
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Wyoming
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maryland, - Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Subarctic America: Canada - Yukon Territory; United States - Alaska
    • Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, - Manitoba, - Saskatchewan

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Little, E. L., Jr. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541. 1979 (Trees US)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Cornus sericea L. subsp. sericea :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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 sericea subsp. sericea 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.