Taxon  Report   12390 
Cornus florida  L.
Flowering dogwood
Cornus florida
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Cornus florida, a dicot, is a shrub or tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Cornus florida
© 2009 Zoya Akulova
Family: CORNACEAE  
Genus: Cornus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Cynoxylon floridum
More information about  Cornus florida
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (COFL2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 28, 2016).

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