Common Chokecherry-25 tree bundle

Sales price $45.00

Common Chokecherry is a small fast growing tree with sharp, finely toothed leaves that are duller green than the black cherry. An identification tool is to scrape the bark; the common chokecherry reveals a strong cherry order. A mature tree can reach heights of 20-30'. Common chokecherry is shade tolerant, grows in a variety of soils and is tolerant of drought

Wildlife Food & Cover: Excellent food-nectar, insects, fruits, buds, twigs, foliage. Good cover-nesting, perching, and loafing.

Flowers: White fragrant in spring

Fruit: Dark purple drupe, tart, edible July-Aug.

Ecosystem: Oak Savanna, Dry Oak Forest, Mesic (Moist) Oak Forest

Scientific Name: Prunus virginiana

Product Size at Purchase: 12-18"

Product Size at Maturity:  20-30'

Other: Fruits may be used for jams and jellies.