Escapee from a cultivated plant; long persisting; black fruit.
Personal residence... of parents.
Four seedlings growing in mountain beech forest on a ridge.
Brief description of what you observed
Thicket at Canyon Meadow area .
Bitter scent from the bark . Forms thickets . Look for it along Pinehurst Road .
Prunus is a genus of trees and shrubs, which includes the plums, cherries, peaches, nectarines, apricots and almonds. Around 430 species are spread throughout the northern temperate regions of the globe. Many members of the genus are widely cultivated for fruit and ornament. The fruit from this genus are commonly called the stone fruit.