Height: 25-30 feet; 15-20 feet wide
Light: Full sun
Bloom: fragrant, white, spring
Fruit: black when ripe
Leaf: Bright green changing to deep maroon; often a two-toned effect
More information and native range (straight species) here
Chokecherry, Canada Red
Beautiful medium-sized tree with emerging green leaves that deepen to a dark purple by summer. Arching branches form beautifully rounded crown. Clusters of white spring flowers develop into purplish fruits, which can be used to make jams, jellies, pies and sauces.