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Prunus virginiana, PA Ecotype (Chokecherry, PA Ecotype) fruit
Prunus virginiana, PA Ecotype (Chokecherry, PA Ecotype) seed

Prunus virginiana, PA Ecotype
Chokecherry, PA Ecotype

Creates intermediate to mid-story habitat for nesting; the abundant fruit provides summer and fall food for birds; host to many native caterpillars that are also food for birds.

General Product Information:

Item Number: PRUVIR01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:
Classification: Woody Deciduous Shrub
Characteristics: A multi-stemmed shrub species; produces dark red to purple fruit in summer and fall.
Habitat: Rocky upland woods, roadsides.
Bloom Period: May to June
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 32.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 20 in
pH: 5.2 – 8.4
Pollinator Value: High

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: No

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 5,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 20.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fluffy



Price: $66.00/lb

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