Taxon: Cornus alba L.

 
Genus: Cornus
Family: Cornaceae
Nomen number: 11539
Place of publication: Mant. pl. 1:40. 1767
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: 18 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Siberian dogwood  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Tartarian dogwood  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • Tatarian dogwood  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • white dogwood  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • cornouiller blanc  (Source: Zander ed16) - French
  • tatarischer Hartriegel  (Source: Zander ed16) - German
  • cornos-branco  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rysk kornell  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Hortus 3; Zander ed13)
  • Materials: lipids (fide F ChinaEng)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China - Gansu, - Hainan, - Hebei, - Heilongjiang, - Jiangsu, - Jiangxi, - Jilin, - Liaoning, - Nei Monggol, - Qinghai, - Shaanxi, - Shandong
    • Eastern Asia: Korea
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Khabarovsk, - Primorye, - Amur, - Sakhalin
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Buryatia, - Gorno-Altay, - Tuva, - Yakutia-Sakha, - Altay, - Krasnoyarsk, - Chita, - Irkutsk, - Kemerovo, - Kurgan, - Novosibirsk, - Omsk, - Tomsk, - Tyumen
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Russian Federation-European part - European part

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info) (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Grubov, V. I. Key to the vascular plants of Mongolia. 2001 (Pl Mongol)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  • Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • 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 alba L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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 alba 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.