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Prunus serotina, PA Ecotype (Wild Black Cherry, PA Ecotype) leaf & stem
Prunus serotina, PA Ecotype (Wild Black Cherry, PA Ecotype) fruitPrunus serotina, PA Ecotype (Wild Black Cherry, PA Ecotype) seed

Prunus serotina, PA Ecotype
Wild Black Cherry, PA Ecotype

One of North America's most valuable hardwoods; provides food (fruit) and nesting sites for wildlife; a source of food for caterpillars of 300 species of moths and butterflies that are eaten by birds.

General Product Information:

Item Number: PRUSER01
Species Type: Native
Product Categories:
Classification: Woody Deciduous Tree
Characteristics: A multi-stemmed tree species; purplish-black fruit in the fall.
Habitat: Woods, fencerows.
Bloom Period: May
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 97.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 36 in
pH: 4.0 – 7.5
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: 4,800
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: $88.00/lb

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