Cornus occidentalis
creek dogwood, western red osier
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: Alaska to California, common both sides of the Cascades, east to Idaho

Habitat: Moist soil, especially along streams, low to mid-elevations

Flowers: May - July

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Cornus occidentalis (Torr. & A. Gray) Coville

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Cornus sericea L. ssp. occidentalis (Torr. & A. Gray) Fosberg [JPM]
Cornus stolonifera Michx. var. occidentalis (Torr. & A. Gray) C.L. Hitchc. [HC]
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Cornus occidentalis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Cornus occidentalis checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Cornus occidentalis atlas page.

CalPhotos: Cornus occidentalis photos.

USDA Plants: Cornus occidentalis information.

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