Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery Choke cherry Chokecherry is a suckering shrub or small tree growing to 4.9 m (16 ft) tall... Product #: TS150023

Choke cherry

Vendor: Twin Sisters Native Plants Nursery
Product Code: TS150023

Prunus virginiana

Shrub or occasionally a small tree, 1-6 m tall, often suckering and thicket-forming; young twigs usually hairy; bark smooth to fine-scaly, reddish-brown to grey-brown, not peeling readily, the lenticels not prominent. Common in southern BC in dry to mesic forest edges, open forests, thickets, bluffs, grassy rocky slopes, river terraces, gullies, draws and streambanks in grasslands, and clearings in the lowland and montane zones.