Wild Rum Cherry, American Cherry, Capulin, Cabinet Cherry, Rum Cherry, Black Choke, Mountain Black Cherry, Rum Cherry, Black Cherry
Deciduous tree species from the Americas with glossy, ovate-lance shaped foliage and white, 5-petalled, starry flowers. These develop into edible, red-black drupe fruits commonly called cherries. This species also has distinctive bark, developing from a smooth, banded appearance in young trees to cracked dark grey to black bark with the texture of burnt cornflakes in mature specimens.
America, North, America