We had 2 cherry trees in our yard. My dad climbed the tree with a basket and rope. He picked the cherries, put them in the basket and lowered the basket several times. We could hardly wait to get the first basket and eat the cherries.
Black cherry bark comes from the black cherry tree (Prunus serotina), a North American native or the choke cherry tree (Prunus virginiana L. var. demissa). (That should be easy to remember! “Choke cherry bark for cough”) It’s the inner bark, gathered in the fall that is used for herbal remedies. The tree grows wild all over North America. The bark has cyanogenic glycosides that have a powerful sedative effect on the coughing reflex.
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About & Species GROWING INFORMATION Black Cherry(Prunus serotina) The Black Cherry tree grows up to 50 to 60 feet in height. The Black Cherry Tree is a common sight in the Eastern United States. The fruits are used for m