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Prunus angustifolia

Common Name(s):
Chickasaw plum
Categories:
Native Plants, Trees
Comment:

Native tree that has small edible fruits and is a host plant for 456 moths and butterflies. This tree is frequently damaged by deer.

Height:
15-25 ft.
Flower:
0.5 in. white flowers in early spring; 0.5 in. red to yellow fruit
Zones:
5-9
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun; range of soil types
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Rounded clump; colonies; dense
Width:
15-25 ft.
Growth Rate:
Rapid
Leaf:
1 to 2 in. alternate, simple leaves
Tags:
deciduous, native, edible, full sun, butterflies, pollinators, wildlife plant, edible fruit, wildlife, moths, pollinator plant

NCCES plant id: 2126

Prunus angustifolia Prunus angustifolia
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Prunus angustifolia Prunus angustifolia
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Prunus angustifolia Prunus angustifolia
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Prunus angustifolia Prunus angustifolia
Mary Keim, CC BY-NC-ND - 4.0
Prunus angustifolia Prunus angustifolia
Homer Edward Price, CC BY - 4.0