Family

Dogwood.

Colour

White.

Odour

Scentless.

Range

General.

Time of Bloom

June, July.

Flowers: small; growing in spreading cymes. Calyx: tiny; four-toothed. Corolla: of four oblong petals. Stamens: four. Pistil: one. Fruit: nearly white. Leaves: ovate, with rounded bases, whitish beneath; rough. A shrub of stocky growth; conspicuous from its bright red branches.