Mayday Cherry is a small deciduous tree known for its early blooming and fragrant white flowers.
A favourite specimen tree on prairie homesteads, Mayday Cherry produces small black berries that are inedible to people but highly desirable to birds.
MAYDAY CHERRY QUICK FACTS
Zone: 3a Height: 9 m (30 ft) Spread: 8 m (25 ft) Moisture: normal Light: full sun Fall colour: yellow Berries: small black berries Flowers: early blooming, white Growth rate: medium Life span: short Maintenance: low Suckering: low Pollution tolerance: high
Toxicity: seeds and leaves are toxic if ingested
Other names: common bird cherry, european bird cherry