Chokecherry

 Prunus virginiana                                                           

 

 

 

Perennial native deciduous woody shrub

Used to make fruit preserves, juice, and syrup

Windbreaks, wildlife habitat, erosion control, shelterbelts

Dark red to purple and black colored berries

 

 

 

 

Adaptation Min Precip. (inches) Height (feet) Native or Introduced Flower Color Seeds per Pound
Clays to loams 14 3-20 Native White 5,000