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A deciduous shrub, the bark of which contains coumarins, cyanogenic glycosides, prussic acid, tannins, and volatile oil; it is antitussive, and an ingredient of cough syrups
Toxicity The pits and leaves contain hydrocyanic acid—which metabolizes to cyanide, causing incoordination, imbalance, possibly death

wild cherry

The dried bark of Prunus serotina, used principally in the form of syrup as a flavored vehicle for cough medicine.
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Determination of organics, phenolics, sugars and vitamin C contents of some cherry cultivars (Prunus avium).
Para Chile, se conocen asociaciones con otros frutos rojos como el cerezo Prunus avium, el guindo Prunus cerasus y la frambuesa Rubus idaeus (Rosaceae) (Lanteri et al., 2002 a).
Agromorphological characterization of traditional Spanish sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.), sour cherry (Prunus cerasus L.) and duke cherry (Prunus x gondouinii Rehd.) cultivars.
Hot and humid climate conditions in China increase the formation of long and vigorous shoots (>60 cm) and lower production of sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.), in comparison with mild and dry climate regions, where a greater number of more productive medium and short shoots occur (LI et al., 2010).
Prunus avium ydi'r enw ar y coed ceirios du, y wild cherry yn Saesneg.
There are two main groups for eating - the 'sweet', dessert types (Prunus avium) to eat off the tree and the 'sour' types (Prunus cerasus) used in cooking.
The cherry tree survey is focusing on nine of the types found in the UK, including wild cherries (Prunus avium) and morello cherries (Prunus cerasus) which are cultivated for their fruit.
Sweet cherries (Prunus avium L), including Bing, Queen Anne and the treasured gold-red Rainier, are widely available fresh only during a short summer season.
European cherry is from Prunus avium, or Cerasus avium as it is also known.
Your flowering cherry seedling tree (prunus avium) will grow to become a superb feature in your garden, with masses of delicate white flowers appearing in spring.
Delivery of different trees: Pinus nigra, Stu 25/30, 67 pcs .; Pinus sylvestris, Stu 25/30, 88 pcs .; Tilia cordata "greenspire", Stu 18/20, 6 pcs .; Pinus nigra, Trunk cover h300-350, B150-200, Stu 18/20, 42 pcs .; Prunus avium "plena", Stu 18/20, 10 pcs .; Prunus avium, Stu 18/20, 26 pcs .; Quercus cerris, Stu 18/20, 133 pcs .; Quercus rubra, Stu 25/30, 36 pcs .; Quercus petraea, Stu 16/18, 86 pcs .; Acer campestre, Stu 18/20, 29 pcs .; Fraxinus ornus, Stu 16/18, 43 pcs .; Sorbus torminalis, Multiple trunk, Solitary, H 2,5 m / b 1,5 m, 57 pcs .; Castanea sativa h 3xv mdb, Stu.
CHARACTERIZATION OF SOUR (Prunus cerasus l.) AND SWEET CHERRY (Prunus avium l.) VARIETIES WITH FIVE ISOZYME SYSTEMS