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chokecherry:

see cherrycherry,
name for several species of trees or shrubs of the genus Prunus (a few are sometimes classed as Padus) of the family Rosaceae (rose family) and for their fruits.
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In the Rocky Mountains, fall brings its harvest of chokecherries, raspberries and wild plums, which grow in moist draws at lower elevations.
Howard Burnett responds: Hemlocks and chokecherries, like all trees, are best pruned in their dormant season.
So, we planted highbush cranberries, elders, dogwoods and indigenous chokecherries which produce berries for the dinning pleasure of our feathered friends.
The Taylor farm is located in Allan Hills, famed for its beautiful landscape dotted by willows, chokecherries and native poplar.
Chris navigated the sage to the edge of the deep drainage, 27 yards from where the buck was bedded by a stand of chokecherries.
The company now also sells chocolates filled with blueberries, chokecherries and raspberries.
The beef is hand-stripped and seasoned with locally grown huckleberries and chokecherries, a touch of apple cider vinegar and honey, then smoked over alder.
Such passages suggest that Louis's writing has achieved a remarkable degree of lyricism, and no better example of it can be seen than in "The Promise," the final poem in Bone and Juice, which employs two specific Great Plains images--tart, astringent chokecherries and grasshoppers, which here and elsewhere in Louis's poems are a metaphor for aridity and sterility.
Thus, she can be forgiven if she calls chokecherries vines instead of bushes.
Chokecherries, blackberries, currants, elderberries and rose hips are flourishing in California and are all suitable for jam and jelly making.
Wild fruits such as chokecherries, pincherries, cranberries, saskatoons and strawberries used to grow in abundance in the ditches when I was young.
She also is looking for recipes that use chokecherries.