Black Cherry

Prunus serotina

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Basic Information

Order

Rosales

Family

Rosaceae

Leaf Color

Green

Leaf Arrangement

Alternate

Leaf Complexity

Simple

Leaf Shape

Oblanceolate, Ovate

Blooming Season

Spring

Bloom Color

White

Can I eat Black Cherry?

Black Cherry fruit is edible and tasty. All other parts of the tree are poisonous however.

Black Cherry Habitat

Black Cherry (Prunus serotina) trees can grow to more than 100 ft. tall.

Black Cherry Facts

Black Cherry (Prunus serotina) trees are the largest and most widespread of cherry tree species.

Black Cherry Distribution



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