The Delta is home to millions of pounds of Choke Cherries (Prunus Virginiana) that are produced every summer.
They are a major food source for indigenous people and were used to bind their winter mix of choke cherries have been used for an appetite stimulant a blood tonic and they’re full of beneficial minerals and vitamins. We offer dried choke cherries, chokecherry leaves and choked cherry bark. Choke cherries are harvested in the autumn when the fruit has ripped. They add a savory taste to tea mixes, and can be eaten as a dietary supplement.