Dr. Green Thumb Identification

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Prunus serotina - Black Cherry
 The bark is scaley and dark gray to black.
 
 
  Commonly found in mixed hardwood forest.
 
Fruit is a drupe that is red and turns dark purple. 
Leaves are alternate, simple and smooth.
 
On the underside of the leaf you will notice orange fuzz/hairs on the base of the mid rib extending half way up the leaf.