Schubert Chokecherry

Prunus virginiana ‘Schubert’


This classic cultivar of the native chokecherry has leaves that are green when young but turn dark-purple as summer progresses. More resistant to black knot than Canada Red.



Height: 25′

Spread: 20′

Light Needs: Full Sun

Hardiness Zone: 2

Foliage Colour: Green

Fall Foliage: Dark Purple

Growth Habit: Oval, Rounded

Flower Colour: White

Blooms: Spring

Key Features: Dark Purple Foliage (Late Summer)

Landscape Uses: Accent, Shade