Chokecherry

North Dakota State Fruit

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Chokecherries in the Black Hills forest region of South Dakota

Chokecherries in the Black Hills forest region of South Dakota; photo © Iryna Dronova on Flickr (all rights reserved; used by permission).

Chokecherry

North Dakota designated the chokecherry (Prunus virginiana) as the official state fruit in 2007. The chokecherry is a member of the rose family, and it is common across the state of North Dakota.

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