Thursday, June 23, 2011

June 23 - Pin Cherry - Prunus pensylvanica

The Pin Cherry Tree - Prunus pensylvanica

2 comments:

  1. Is the fruit of this tree edible? Is it like the cherries we know?

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  2. Hi Emma, Yes the Pin Cherries ripen in August and can be used in jelly and syrup and wine. I understand that it is best to get the juice from the cherry without crushing the seed. Each cherry has a single seed inside.

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