Species Detail

Cornus stolonifera L.
red osier dogwood; Red willow


Scientific Name:  
Cornus stolonifera L.
Common Name:  
red osier dogwood; Red willow
Myaamia Name:  
neehpikaahkwi
Uses:  
Customs
Harvest Seasons:  
Summer, Fall, Spring
Habitats:  
Beech-Maple Forest, Oak Forest including Oak-Hickory, Beech-Oak-Maple Mixed Mesophytic
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Tree

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Cornus stolonifera L.
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
No Reference Specified Use - Customs  inner bark used for killikinnick [=tobacco and dogwood]
No Reference Specified Use - Customs  dried bark of the osier willow scraped fine
No Reference Specified Use - Customs  inner bark used for tobacco mixture. "napikakki; red willow inner bark used for killinkinnick" p. 5378dw –
No Reference Specified Use - Unknown  "nepikaxkwi; naphpikaxkwi; red willow; a bush or growth called so from the color of the bark kaxkwi; about 5-7 feet high" p. 1588dw –
Botanical Sources  
Cornus stolonifera L.
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
No Reference Specified   found along streambanks and in moist woods
Related Sources  
Cornus stolonifera L.
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