American Plum – Native Plant of the Day 02/16/2018
Photo from 4/2/2011. Location: Walker County, GA.
More info / photos at the Prunus americana detail page.
American Plum, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (03/20/2012.) Scientific name is Prunus americana. Photo below was taken along Rocky Lane on Pigeon Mountain, Walker County, GA, on April 2, 2011. It is also known by the common name Wild Plum. Go to the American Plum detail page for more photos and information.
Chokecherry, a native species, has been added to the USWildflowers database (07/24/2010.) Scientific name is Prunus virginiana. Depending on the variety, this plant also is known by the common names Common Chokecherry, Western Chokecherry, and Black Chokecherry. Photo below was taken in the Boise National Forest near Boise, ID, on 06/15/2010.