Wildflowers of New York

Bunchberry

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Bunchberry
- Cornus canadensis

Dogwood Family

The smallest member in a family of shrubs and trees.
The white petals are actually bracts that surround the tiny flowers.
Leaves in a whorl of 6

Found: Cool moist woods, mountain slopes
Height: 3 - 8 inch
May - June bloom time

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