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Common name

English: Pacific dogwood

German: Nuttalls Blüten-Hartriegel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Cornales (10)

        Family: Cornaceae (4)(family description)

          Genus: Cornus (4)

            Epithet: nuttallii Audubon ex Torr. & A.Gray (1)

nuttallii => in honor of Thomas Nuttall (1786-1859), English botanist and zoologist, who worked in America

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: tree, arborescent

Flower colour: green, white

External links

Check for Cornus nuttallii at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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