Prunus virginiana


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Noun1.Prunus virginiana - a common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birdsPrunus virginiana - a common wild cherry of eastern North America having small bitter black berries favored by birds
genus Prunus, Prunus - a genus of shrubs and trees of the family Rosaceae that is widely distributed in temperate regions
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
chokecherry - the fruit of the chokecherry tree
Prunus demissa, Prunus virginiana demissa, western chokecherry - chokecherry of western United States
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CHOKECHERRY WINE Chokecherries (Prunus virginiana) grow wild where I live in Colorado.
Prunus virginiana has a widespread range, occurring almost coast-to-coast across North America from Nebraska northwards, nearly as far as Canada's Great Slave Lake.
Recently logged areas often contain Scouler willow (Salix scouleriana), ceanothus (Ceanothus spp.), serviceberry (Amelanchier alnifolia), common chokecherry (Prunus virginiana), Rocky Mountain maple (Acer glabrum), sticky current (Ribes viscosissimum), and other deciduous species.
Plantas de couve-flor enraizadas in vitro apresentaram incompleta conexao vascular entre a parte aerea e a raiz (GROUT & ASTON, 1977) e as raizes formadas ex vitro foram mais vigorosas em Prunus virginiana. Alem disso, o enraizamento ex vitro tem a vantagem de diminuir as dificuldades associadas a sobrevivencia e ao desenvolvimento das plantas cultivadas in vitro (GARCIA & GONZALEZ, 1992; AUGUSTO et al., 2006).
Common name Scientific name N American elderberry Sambucus canadensis 15 American hazelnut Corylus americana 16 American plum Prunus americana 28 Black chokeberry Aronia melanocarpa 10 Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis 27 Common Prunus virginiana 10 chokecherry Eastern redbud Cercis canadensis 15 Flowering dogwood Cornus florida 16 Gray dogwood Cornus racemosa 14 Ninebark Physocarpus opulifolius 10 Pawpaw Asimina triloba 20 Silky dogwood Cornus amomum 19 Washington Crataegus phaenopyrum 16 hawthorn
216 85 61 serotina [dagger] 2005 Black Prunus serotina [dagger] 169 132 51 1997 Black Prunus serotina [dagger] 187 112 78 2003 Catalina Prunus lyonii 1996 115 43 45 Chokechrry, cmn Prunus virginiana var.