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Wild Cherry: Prunus avium

 

Wild Cherry

Prunus avium

 

red petioles (spring)

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white flower

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Height: 15-20


Leaves emerging from buds.

















buds in the fall

















leaf margins and underside of leaf

bark of small tree















 

 

fall leaves

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photos Hester Burch


 

Further Reference:

USDA Plants Database

Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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