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Prunus virginiana 'Schubert'

More About Prunus virginiana 'Schubert'

  • Upright, rounded to oval crown
  • Clusters of white flowers bloom after the leaves have emerged
  • Flowers are followed by red pea-sized fruit, ripening to purple in the summer
  • Green oval leaves turn dark purple in the summer
  • Bloom Time: April to May

Zone:

3

Height:

6-9 m

Spread:

5-6 m

Colour:

White
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Schubert Chokecherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

With its dark summer foliage, this tree will be a highlight in a lighter coloured landscape. A great tree for attracting birds and butterflies.  


Prunus virginiana 'Schubert' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Oval
Rounded

Foliage Color

Red
Green
Purple

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Prunus virginiana 'Schubert'

Prunus virginiana 'Canada Red'

Prunus virginiana 'Canada Red'

Canada Red Chokecherry

Prunus padus 'Skinner's Red'

Prunus padus 'Skinner's Red'

Skinner's Red Mayday Cherry