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18-MAY-2005

Cornus kousa

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Kousa Dogwood is a later blooming variety with pointed white bracts (they are not petals). The fruit is much larger than that of Cornus florida (common White Flowering Dogwood) and looks like a strawberry. The blooms usually set about 6 weeks later than common Dogwood.

ALTERNATE: (a little spider I found hiding on a bloom)


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Brinn MacDougall19-Dec-2008 00:13
Wonderful and so graceful..V
Gary Winters06-Dec-2007 06:59
Really good composition here, and I like all the green tones.
steve mcsweeny19-Oct-2005 06:01
Perfect!Great angle and dof.Vote!
Guest 19-May-2005 09:05
Scott, you and that 100mm macro are a stunning combination! Vote
Guest 18-May-2005 22:33
Very nice shot!
Mark Rutter18-May-2005 21:18
Nice one. The open petals look a bit like a propeller.
jude18-May-2005 21:04
Both are gorgeous.. love these subdued green colors.. excellent perspective too
camms18-May-2005 18:36
Awesome view!
WHISTLING BADGER18-May-2005 18:26
very nice indeed Scott
Della Huff18-May-2005 18:02
Nice, Scott! I like the unusual perspective you've chosen to shoot this from. Thanks for the daily botany lesson :)
Coleen Perilloux Landry18-May-2005 15:23
Beautifully done. You're educating me on all these botanical names. (Is this dogwood?)
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