Account
$0.00 0
Cart

No products in the cart.

Black Cherry
Prunus serotina

Also called the Wild Black Cherry or Rum Cherry, this deciduous tree is native to eastern North America. The trees produce small fruits that turn black when ripe. The sweet, but slightly astringent fruits are used to flavor sodas, ice creams, and Black Forest cakes.

Habitat:Woodlands, thickets, fence rows.
Growth Habit:Deciduous tree, growing to 7.5 m tall.
Bloom Time:Mid-spring.
Longevity:Moderate.
Presence in US:AL AR AZ CT DC DE FL GA IA IL IN KS KY LA MA MD ME MI MN MO MS NC ND NE NH NJ NM NY OH OK PA RI SC TN TX VA VT WI WV
Presence in Canada:BC NB NS ON QC
Copyright © 2024 LeafSnap

Contact us at [email protected] or follow @leafsnap on Twitter! View our Privacy Policy.

This project was supported in part by NSF Grant IIS-03-25867 (ITR: An Electronic Field Guide: Plant Exploration and Discovery in the 21st Century) and by the Washington Biologists' Field Club.
Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official views, opinions, or policy of the National Science Foundation (NSF).