Field NameField Value
abundanceNot common
common_nameChoke cherry
flower_colorwhite
flowering_monthsMay, June
genusPrunus
habitatRoadsides and thickets
leaf_arrangementalternate
leaf_formSimple
ripe_fruit_colorRed
scientific_namePrunus virginiana
speciesvirginiana
textMuch less common than the black-cherry, with leaf edges sharply cut. Buds in winter larger than those of the black-cherry.
thorns_presentno
bark

bark
bud

bud
flowers

flowers
fruit

fruit
habit

habit
leaf

leaf