Some of the best red fall fruits are from the cranberry cotoneaster (C. apiculatus) and related creeping cotoneaster (C. adpressus), rock spray cotoneaster (C. horizontalis), and the spreading cotoneaster (C. divaricatus). All have small, shiny green leaves and pinkish. Feb 08, The Red Berries of Winter. Illustration by Adelaide Tyrol. It’s May and my first year in Vermont.
I look out my office window to see a flock of robins land in the staghorn sumac trees that line the backyard. Before I can think, “Spring is here” a snow squall hits. Through the driving snow, I see the robins pulling seeds out of the fuzzy. spring, edible fruits late summer, red foliage in the fall Sun to partial shade One of most copious nectar producers.
LF: Spring azure, Hummingbird clearwing, Brown elfin and Striped Hairstreak. Black chokeberry Aronia melanocarpa White flowers, clusters of purplish black fruit; striking red/orange fall foliage Sun to partial sun Beetles, flies. These can be limbed up into small trees or left branched to the ground as large shrubs in the back of the border.
Downy serviceberry (Amelanchier arborea): smooth gray bark; birds prize black fruits in midsummer; orange fall color. Pick your own (u-pick) sour cherries farms, patches and orchards in Vermont, VT. Filter by sub-region or select one of u-pick fruits, vegetables, berries. You can load the map to see all places where to pick sour cherries in Vermont, VT for a better overview and navigation.