The tree is currently eight feet tall and doesn't seem done yet. For about its first decade the bark of a black cherry tree is thin, smooth, and banded, resembling a birch. Young branches and new leaves are always covered with fine hairs. The tree … The newest leaves are paler with tinges of red. I haven't found this tree in on-line keys. My husband spotted a tree on our land that has a trunk about 3 inches in diameter, and stands probably 15 to 18 ft tall. Berry fruits can also be found in the fruit & vegetables section. There are many styles of decorated trees I like so I usually have 5 theme Christmas Trees. Small black berries are arranged in whorls around and along the branches. Tree identification by examining images of seeds and fruits. In this section you will find pictures of edible and poisonous berries. The leaves are dark green on top and lighter green on bottom. 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