Schubert Choke Cherry
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - Fast, Pyramidal habit with dense foliageMature Height - 20-30'Mature Width - 18-25'Longevity - Medium
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - White, 0.33" across, late April; in 3-6" long, 1" wide racemesFruit - Red turning to dark purple; round shape, 0.33" across. Fruit used for jams, jellies, pies, sauces, wineLeaf - Alternate, simple, closely serrated, dark green aboveFall Color - Reddish purpleBark - Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers acidic, moist, well-drained soil, Full sun / to some shade but is drought and heat resistant Zones 2-6Native Habitat - Newfoundland to North Dakota, south to North Carolina and Kansas; introduced 1724Diseases and Insects - Frequent foliage diseasesStrength - 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 virginiana.