Prunus avium (L.) L.
Common Name: SWEET CHERRY
Coefficient of Conservatism: *
Coefficient of Wetness: 5
Wetness Index: UPL
Physiognomy: Ad Tree

Dumps, fencerows, thickets, and forests. A species of Eurasian origin, widely cultivated for the fruit. First collected in 1903 in Kent Co. A large, non-suckering, usually single-trunked tree at maturity, this is now a frequent tree in many urban woodlots despite the relatively few collections.

Locations

Alpena County
Berrien County
Calhoun County
Cass County
Charlevoix County
Clinton County
Crawford County
Genesee County
Hillsdale County
Kalamazoo County
Kent County
Lenawee County
Livingston County
Oceana County
Ottawa County
St. Joseph County
Washtenaw County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 16, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2519.