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Bloody Dogwood

Cornus sanguinea

Description:

The dogwood is a deciduous shrub, growing up to 6m tall, with reddish shoots. It has oblong leaves with entire margin. The fruit is dark blue to black berry, growing in clusters, with red stems.

Habitat:

Found at lowlands of Geneva lake valley, in protected marshes at feet of Jura range.

Notes:

Berries are appreciated by birds and some mammals, but 'm not finding the info about their use in human consumption.

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2 Comments

Zlatan Celebic
Zlatan Celebic 2 days ago

Wow. Many thanks Mauron.
Puno hvala, Ahmete.

Mauron
Mauron 2 days ago

Nope, this is Cornus sanguinea aka. Bloody dogwood. (Ili ti svib po naše) :-D

Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Lat: 46.36, Long: 6.16

Spotted on Aug 10, 2019
Submitted on Aug 14, 2019

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