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Keywords: Pollen morphology, Cornus
It would have been planted with the Cornus
for a winter colour display.
The foliage of Cornus
alba 'Elegantissima' is broadly splashed with white, sometimes tinged with pink.
and Angus Newz, who is chasing her third win at the Oadby circuit after running down the field on the same Yarmouth card, also race for the second time inside a week, while Evelyn May bids for a second success on turf after taking advantage of a reduced handicap mark when last seen at Haydock in July.
The genus Cornus
is well known for its medicinal properties.
ran out a narrow winner of the opening two-year-old event at the Craven meeting, but Richard Hughes had a little up his sleeve.
The fruits of the Chinese dogwood, Cornus
kousa, are quite delicious when ripe.
kousa--Kousa Dogwood, Chinese Dogwood, Japanese Dogwood
PLANT OF THE WEEK - Cornus
(Dogwood) SOME dogwoods like Cornus
sanguinea 'Midwinter Fire' become attractive during the autumn, when their leaves turn a delicate yellow-orange before falling to reveal fantastic stem colours.
This technique works well on blackberries, but can be used on many shrubs such as ivy, cornus
, and even young trees.
THEY will almost certainly be "dogwood", or Cornus
alba (red stems) and Cornus
alba "Aurea" (yellow stems).
One small shrub, Cornus
"Midwinter Fire", was particularly eye-catching.
Not everything will take root but cornus
, viburnum, elder and willow work well.
alba will tolerate wet or dry conditions but if you've got really wet ground, the North American species Cornus
stolonifera revels in damp conditions.