Amur Chokecherry, Chokeberry, Manchurian Cherry, Birdcherry
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Mature Height - 35-45'Mature Width - 35-45'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - White flowers occur in 2-3" long, 20- to 30-flowered racemes, early to mid-May in great profusion.Fruit - Numerous, small, ovoid-globose fruits, 0.25" diameter, red maturing to black in August.Leaf - Fall Color - Bark - The bark color varies from brownish yellow to reddish brown to the cinnamon brown, may exfoliate in shaggy massesOther Features - An interesting, densely branched pyramidal tree, becoming more rounded with age.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Requires a well-drained soil and is best suited to cold climates. Can be rooted from softwoods June-July.Native Habitat - Korea, Manchuria. Introduced 1878. Zone 3a to 6.Diseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Cherry.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Prunus.- Other plants of the species Prunus maackii.