Calflora
Taxon  Report   2385    
Cornus canadensis  L.
Bunch berry,   Bunchberry
Cornus canadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNDDB
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Observation Search
(16 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: Cornaceae  
Genus: Cornus

Toxicity: DERMATITIS

Communities: Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTSChamaepericlymenum canadense
PLANTSCornella canadensis
PLANTSCornus canadensis var. dutillyi
ICPNCornus unalaschkensis
More information about  Cornus canadensis

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 04/18/2021).