Cornus amomum

Species:Cornus amomum Mill.
Status:Native, OBL (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Sub Class
Genus Cornus
Species Cornus amomum Mill. - SILKY DOGWOOD


Citation CORNUS AMOMUM Miller, Gard. Dict., ed. 8. 1768.
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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Escambia FLAS  
Franklin FSU  
Gadsden FSU  
Jackson USF  
Liberty FSU  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cornus caerulea Cornus caerulea Lamarck, Encycl. 2: 116. 1786, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cornus sericea Linnaeus 1771. 
Cornus sericea Cornus sericea Linnaeus, Mant. Pl. 199. 1771. TYPE: U.S.A.: Cult. in Sweden, without data (lectotype: LINN 151.6) Lectotypified by Fosberg, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 69: 585. 1942.
Swida amomum Swida amomum (Miller) Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 854, 1336. 1903.BASIONYM: Cornus amomum Miller 1768. 
Thelycrania amomum Thelycrania amomum (Miller) Pojarkova, Bot. Mater. Gerb. Bot. Inst. Komarova Akad. Nauk SSSR 12: 165. 1950.BASIONYM: Cornus amomum Miller 1768. 
Thelycrania sericea Thelycrania sericea (Linnaeus) Dandy, Watsonia 4: 47. 1957.BASIONYM: Cornus sericea Linnaeus 1771. 
Cornus amomum var. undulifolia Cornus amomum Miller, var. undulifolia Koehne, Mitt. Deutsch. Dendrol. Ges. 12: 48. 1903.  
Cornus cyanocarpa Cornus cyanocarpa Moench, Verz. Auslaend. Baeume 27. 1785.  
Cornus ignorata Cornus ignorata K. Koch, Index Sem. Hort. Berol. 1867(App. 1): 8. 1867.  
Cornus lanuginosa Cornus lanuginosa Michaux, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 92. 1803.  
Cornus rubiginosa Cornus rubiginosa Ehrhart, Gartenkalender 4: 189. 1784.  
Cornus sericea var. oblongifolia Cornus sericea Linnaeus, var. oblongifolia de Candolle, Prodr. 4: 272. 1830.  
Cornus sericea var. ovatifolia Cornus sericea Linnaeus, var. ovatifolia C. A. Meyer, Cornus-Arten 23. 1845.