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Cornus foemina

Cornus foemina Mill.

Cornus stricta Lam.

Swida foemina (Mill.) Rydb.

Swida stricta (Lam.) Small

Swamp Dogwood

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderCornalesIncludes dogwoods, hydrangeas, stickleafs, tupelos, even sillyberries
FamilyCornaceaeDogwood family
GenusCornusLatin for “a horn”
SpeciesfoeminaFemale, feminine

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Cornus foemina description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 11 Oct 2018.

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Cornus foemina (Swamp Dogwood)

4/11/2015 · Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park, FL
≈ 10 × 7" (25 × 17 cm)

Cornus foemina (Swamp Dogwood)

4/11/2015 · Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park, FL
≈ 10 × 7" (25 × 16 cm)

Cornus foemina (Swamp Dogwood)

4/11/2015 · Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park, FL
≈ 4½ × 5" (11 × 13 cm)

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