Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 15443 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cornus sericea L.
Common name   redosier dogwood
Christiana Laudie   30  
Coll. Date 05 October 2008 
United States
Utah County
Locality Wasatch Range, Mount Timpanogos, Sundance Ski Area vicinity.
     Elev.: 6200 ft. (1890 m.)
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 40° 23'  29.92" N, 111° 34'  53.74" W
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): 1' (1800 m.)


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Cornus sericea L.

Common Name(s): redosier, redosier dogwood.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=501637, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Rosidae
                            Order: Cornales
                                Family: Cornaceae
                                    Genus: Cornus
                                        Species: Cornus sericea


Images of other samples of the same species:
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Nearby Accessions

Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
07523 Achnatherum nelsonii  subsp. nelsonii   "Nelson's needlegrass" same section
07520 Arnica cordifolia      "heart-leaf arnica" same section
07513 Artemisia dracunculus      "tarragon" same section
15124 Artemisia ludoviciana      "Louisiana wormwood" 2786 ft. NE
07522 Carex hoodii      "Hood's sedge" same section
07524 Carex rossii      "Ross' sedge" same section
01624 Castilleja miniata      "giant red Indian paintbrush" 1.7 mi. NE
07519 Chenopodium album  var. album   "lambsquarters" same section
07480 Chenopodium capitatum  var. parvicapitatum   "small-headed strawberry blite" same section
07482 Circaea alpina  var. pacifica  same section
07516 Collomia grandiflora      "grand collomia" same section
04264 Corallorhiza striata      "striped coralroot" same section
07533 Corallorhiza striata      "striped coralroot" same section
07508 Coreopsis tinctoria  var. atkinsoniana   "Atkinson's golden tickseed" same section
07526 Epilobium alpinum  var. clavatum  same section
02838 Epilobium angustifolium     1.6 mi. S
07506 Erigeron arenarioides      "sand fleabane" same section
07512 Erigeron divergens      "spreading fleabane" same section
07510 Erigeron speciosus      "aspen fleabane" same section
07518 Erysimum repandum      "spreading wallflower" same section
07511 Gayophytum diffusum      "spreading groundsmoke" same section
04411 Glyceria grandis  var. grandis   "American mannagrass" same section
03920 Hackelia micrantha      "small-flowered stickseed" 1.6 mi. S
07488 Hesperis matronalis      "dames rocket" same section
01599 Ipomopsis aggregata  var. aggregata   "scarlet gilia" same section
01622 Lathyrus pauciflorus  var. utahensis   "Utah few-flowered pea" 1.7 mi. NE
07521 Leonurus cardiaca      "common motherwort" same section
07525 Lepidium densiflorum  var. densiflorum   "common peppercress" same section
07489 Lepidium montanum  var. alpinum   "alpine pepperwort" same section
01600 Linaria dalmatica      "Dalmatian toadflax" same section
10075 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" same section
07505 Lomatium grayi      "Gray's biscuitroot" same section
13643 Lomatium grayi  var. grayi   "Gray's biscuitroot" 1.4 mi. SW
02306 Lonicera involucrata  var. involucrata   "twinberry honeysuckle" same section
07490 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" same section
05133 Lonicera utahensis      "Utah honeysuckle" same section
07491 Lysimachia nummularia      "creeping jenny" same section
07515 Mentzelia dispersa      "bushy blazingstar" same section
13644 Mertensia brevistyla      "Wasatch bluebells" 1.4 mi. SW
13808 Penstemon cyananthus  var. cyananthus   "Wasatch beardtongue" same section
07507 Penstemon sepalulus      "littlecup beardtongue" same section
07514 Phacelia hastata      "silverleaf scorpionweed" same section
13645 Physaria chambersii  var. chambersii   "Chambers' twinpod" 1.4 mi. SW
07527 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" same section
05154 Physocarpus malvaceus      "mallow ninebark" 1.6 mi. S
07509 Polygonum ramosissimum      "bushy knotweed" same section
05132 Pteridium aquilinum      "western bracken fern" same section
07481 Rorippa palustris  var. glabra  same section
03960 Rubus parviflorus      "thimbleberry" 1.8 mi. SE
16327 Sorbus scopulina      "mountain-ash" 2786 ft. NE
01565 Swertia radiata      "elkweed" 1.8 mi. SE
01623 Vicia americana  var. americana   "American vetch" 1.7 mi. NE


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Girls M I A Camp (Locale) Utah County, UT 1414 ft. SW 6296  Aspen Grove 
Sundance Ski Area (Park) Utah County, UT 2134 ft. S 6473  Aspen Grove 
North Fork Ridge (Ridge) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. N 7618  Aspen Grove 
Dry Lake (Lake) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. SW 7185  Aspen Grove 
Stewarts Cascades (Falls) Utah County, UT 1.2 mi. W 6782  Aspen Grove 
Aspen Grove (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 6828  Aspen Grove 
Alpine Summer School (School) Utah County, UT 1.4 mi. NW 6838  Aspen Grove 
Pine Flat (Flat) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. N 7389  Aspen Grove 
Mount Timpanogos Campground (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 6952  Aspen Grove 
Theater in the Pines (Locale) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. NW 6880  Aspen Grove 
Elk Point (Cape) Utah County, UT 1.6 mi. W 8455  Aspen Grove 
Riverbend Trailer Park (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 1.7 mi. SE 5240  Aspen Grove 
Scott Hollow (Valley) Utah County, UT 1.9 mi. SE   Aspen Grove 
Long Hollow (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.7 mi. SE   Aspen Grove 
Bear Canyon (Valley) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. SE   Wallsburg Ridge 
Mount Timpanogos Trail (Trail) Utah County, UT 1.8 mi. NW 7051  Aspen Grove 
Sulphur Spring (Spring) Wasatch County, UT 1.8 mi. E 5538  Aspen Grove 
Wildwood (Populated Place) Utah County, UT 2.2 mi. SE 5230  Bridal Veil Falls 
South Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.5 mi. S   Bridal Veil Falls 
North Fork Provo River (Stream) Utah County, UT 2.3 mi. SE   Aspen Grove 


Taxon Links for species Cornus sericea  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

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