Prunus mahaleb

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaRosaceaePrunusPrunus mahaleb

Ecology

A deciduous shrub or small tree planted in gardens and hedgerows and well naturalised in woodland, rough grassland and by railways. It reproduces by seed, which is often bird-sown. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of C. & S. Europe and S.W. & C. Asia.

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000033861