Pin Cherry


Common Name: Pin Cherry

Latin Name: Prunus pensylvanica

Type: Small Tree

Exposure: Full Sun

Soil: Sand-Loam-Clay

Moisture: Dry-Slightly Moist

Tolerances: Drought

Description: Fragrant white flowers turn into bright red berries eaten by thrushes, orioles and tanagers. Any berries left can be used for jelly or syrup.

Planting Notes: Will send out suckers in favourable conditions which can be cut back or allowed to spread.