PlantsPrunus→Escarpment Black Cherry (Prunus serotina var. eximia)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 75 feet to 100 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Shade Tree
Useful for timber production
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Not suitable for containers

Escarpment Black Cherry in bloom

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Location: Medina Co., TexasDate: April 2007Escarpment Black Cherry in bloom
By LindaTX8
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