Native Region: N. America from Alaska to California and inland to Wyoming, the Dakotas and Ontario
Zone Range: 5-8
Preferred Climate: tempereate
Harvest Date: Monday 07 August, 2017
Seed count: 20-25
Large shrub or small tree with thorny branches that bears white corymbs of flowers in spring, followed by black fruit. Fruits were a food source for Native American peoples; thorns were used as fish hooks. Height and spread to 30 feet.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in spring in a seedbed or in containers in an open cold frame. Grow in average soil in full sun or part shade.