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Cornelian Cherry, Newtown, Isle of Wight

Observed: 25th February 2012 By: David Trevan
Isle of Wight Natural History & Archaeological Soc
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Description:

Delighted to see this wonderful Cornus flowering in a garden at Newtown this afternoon.Saw this plant in the wild in the Czech Republic last year.One of the earliest yellow flowering shrubs, cultivated for centuries in Britain.The fruit is edible and can made into preserves.

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Species with which Cornelian-cherry (Cornus mas) interacts