Prunus virginiana var. demissa
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Western Chokecherry is a shrub or small tree commonly used for farmstead and field windbreaks.
The Spicebush is an unique ornamental shrub that blooms with vibrant yellow flowers and bright green foliage. The foliage goes from green to yellow in the autumn, adding fall interest to your garden.The plant is dioecious, meaning that you will need male and female plants in order to harvest it’s red berries. Berries are only produced on female plants. The berries themselves aren’t that sweet, and are mostly enjoyed by birds and other wildlife.
WESTERN CHOKECHERRY QUICK FACTS
SPICEBUSH QUICK FACTS
Lowest Price: $5.99
Fall colour: reddish-purple
Flowers: greenish yellow
Toxicity: toxic to horses, cattle, etc.)
Other Names: bitter-berry, chokecherry, common chokecherry, virginia bird berry
Other Names: benjamin bush, common spicebush, northern spicebush, wild allspice
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