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Plant Type: Shrub
Habitat: Wetland
Light Requirements: sun
Soil Moisture: dry, mesic, wet
Soil Type: All
Height: 3 - 8 ft
Bloom Time: Spring
Flower Colour: white
Comments: Birds like the fruit. Great fall colour. Attractive flowers
Germination: Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90 - 140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F. Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.
Alternate Common Name: Black Chokeberry
Alternate Botantical Name: Photinia melanocarpa
Seed Ripens: fall
Picture Copyright: John Oyston