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(Prunus virginiana) Grows to 30 feet. Tolerates most soils except wet ground. Found in jack pine stands, along roads and river banks. Red to black berries in late summer. Fruit astringent but good for jelly. A first flowering tree to bloom in early spring. Native.

Choke Cherry


    Due to the nature of the stock and variables in handling and planting, the Conservation District cannot guarantee survival of plant stock and can not accept returns or refund requests. It is unlawful for trees, shrubs and other plants purchased to be resold with the roots attached (per PA 189 of 1931, as amended). The District is not liable for any direct, indirect, special incidental or consequential damages (included but not limited to economic losses and lost profits) incurred or claimed by the customer.

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