Western Chokecherry (Prunus virginiana var. demissa)

Botanical names:
Prunus virginiana var. demissa Accepted
Prunus virginiana var. melanocarpa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 10 to 25 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Edible to birds
Fruiting Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Flowering Tree
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Cooked
Resistances: Drought tolerant

 6:21 pm. Growing wild on the bank - a great bird habitat.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2013-05-14 6:21 pm. Growing wild on the bank - a great bird habitat.
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Location: Grandview - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2006-08-01 12:36 pm. Growing wild at Grandview. Not ripe yet.
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