Cornus florida f. rubra

The bright red fruits of this hybrid Flowering Dogwood bring all the birds to the yard. Here are some of them from last Wednesday and Thursday:
Rose-breasted Grosbeaks. (This particular one was cleaning his bill in another tree after chomping the fruits.)
American Robins
Swainson’s Thrush
Gray Catbird
Three Scarlet Tanagers at the same time.
By Friday, all the fruits were gone.

3 Responses to “Cornus florida f. rubra”


  1. 1 nature969 October 3, 2022 at 9:03 am

    Great photos of birds enjoying the foods of the season!

  2. 2 Paul Lamb October 3, 2022 at 2:14 pm

    The catbird looks sleek and elegant!


  1. 1 Cornus florida addendum | Backyard and Beyond Trackback on October 10, 2022 at 7:02 am

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