Prunus virginiana ‘Canada Red’
Prunus virginiana ‘Canada Red’ Prunus virginiana ‘Canada Red’

Prunus virginiana ‘Canada Red’ Canada Red Chokecherry

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Description

Prefers well-drained soils and does best in full sun, although it does tolerate partial shade. Once established, it can tolerate dry conditions. Birds love the fruit of this tree.

Form:
Rounded
Size:
Small, 20-30
Rate:
Fast
Zone:
2-6
Leaves:
Medium green in the spring changing to deep red-purple at maturity
Bark:
Not showy
Fruit:
Round and red, changing to dark purple. Can be used for jams and jellies
Flowers:
White flower clusters occurring in May
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