Prunus virginiana

Chokecherry has profuse racemes of white flowers that turn into edible black fruit. Leaves turn deep glossy red in fall. Freely suckering growth form provides good wildlife habitat, especially for birds. Pollinators: butterflies, bees. Firewise.

Plant details

  • Common name: Chokecherry
  • Zone: 2
  • Exposure: Sun
  • Height x Width: 10-15 ft. x 8-10 ft.
  • Native to: Idaho