All members of subfamily Amygdaloideae are woody plants, either trees or shrubs. While there are perhaps five genera that belong to the Amygdaloideae, the vast majority of species are in the genus Prunus.
Photos by K. R. Robertson. On the left Prunus sargentii taken at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. On the right Prunus pumila taken at Illinois Beach State Park, Lake County.
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