Taxon  Report   2385 
Cornus canadensis  L.
Bunchberry,  bunch berry
Cornus canadensis , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Cornus canadensis
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Cornus canadensis
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry
Communities: Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: CORNACEAE  
Genus: Cornus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Chamaepericlymenum canadense
PLANTS: Cornella canadensis
PLANTS: Cornus canadensis var. dutillyi
 Information about  Cornus canadensis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (COCA13)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 31, 2014).

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