Also called bitter-berry, 🐦︎🍒︎ Virginia bird cherry, and 🍒︎ western chokecherry.

Native to much of 🇨🇦 Canada and 🇺🇸 USA, and some of 🇲🇽 Mexico.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)
Genus used as host by caterpillars of 418 species
of 🦋 butterflies and moths, in some areas.

Learn more about 🍒︎ chokecherry Prunus virginiana

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