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Choke Cherry (Prunus virginianis)

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Family: Rosacae (Rose)
Height: 2 to 30 ft. (shrub)
Blooms: May to May
Leaf Type: toothed
Bloom Size:  0.38 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Regular blooms, 5 parts
Location: Montour Trail
Date:  5/16/2004
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Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.

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