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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Cornales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (6/26/20):
Swida drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae   Go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cornus drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Svida asperifolia

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Svida priceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Midwestern Roughleaf Dogwood


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image of Swida drummondii, Midwestern Roughleaf Dogwood

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / USDA Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide    pnd_codr_007_lvd

        

image of Swida drummondii, Midwestern Roughleaf Dogwood

Richard and Teresa Ware    rtw_c_drummondii_1

September    Houston County    GA

Oaky Woods WMA

Flowers similar to those of C. alternifolia, in showy flat-topped clusters, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (6/26/20):
Swida drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Cornus drummondii   FAMILY Cornaceae

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Svida asperifolia

INCLUDING Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933, 1938)
Svida priceae

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3609

Shrub; Tree
Perennial

Native to Georgia

Rare

Habitat: Open woodlands and glades over calcareous rocks (limestone, calcareous shale); also naturalized in wetlands and slopes along old railroad tracks (in VA), per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bisexual
4-merous
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
White
Drupe

 

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