name botanical:Prunus padus
family:Rose family (Rosaceae)
height:up to 15 m (49 ft)
The leaves of Hackberry are elliptic to obovate with a short petiole. The middle leaf vein is tomentose on the underside of the leaf. The leaf margin is serrate to notched.
flowering:April - May
The small white flowers are in large clusters and appear with the leaf shoots. The flowers exude a pleasant fragrance.
gender distribution:monoecious / hermaphrodite
The round fruits are first red then black and up to 8 mm (0.35 in) in diameter.
The branches are light brown and slightly glossy. The buds are brown, oblong and pointed.
bark:The bark is dark brown with lenticels.
location:Sun to shade (bevorzugt)
soil:sandy to loamy, calcareous
ph value:neutral to alkaline
single tree or planting in groups
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