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Connecticut Plants
Bunchberry (Dwarf Cornel)
Chamaepericlymenum canadense (L.) Aschers. & Graebn.
  • Synonyms: Cornus canadensis L.
  • Family: dogwood (Cornaceae)
  • Habitat: cool woods, mountain slopes
  • Height: 3-8 inches
  • Flower size: flower head is 1-1/2 inches across
  • Flower color: a cluster of tiny, yellow-green flowers surrounded by showy white bracts
  • Flowering time: May to July
  • Origin: native
Cornus canadensis L.
Cornus canadensis L.
Cornus canadensis L.

Photographed in Warren County, New York in mid-June.

Cornus canadensis L.