Prunus virginiana Robert
Common Snowberry is a small deciduous shrub with characteristic white to pink flowers and clusters of white fruit.
Developed in Barrhead, Alberta, the Robert Chokecherry produces very large berries (comparable to the size of grapes) with good yield.
COMMON SNOWBERRY QUICK FACTS
ROBERT CHOKECHERRY QUICK FACTS
Spread: 2.1 m (7 ft)
Berries: white waxy berries
Flowers: pink to white flowers in spring
Bark: red-brown shredded bark
Toxicity: berries toxic to humans
Toxicity: Toxic to animals with segmented stomachs (horses, cattle, deer moose, etc.)
Other Names: common snowberry
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