The fleshy-red aril is the only part of the yew plant that is.
Favorite Deciduous Shrubs and Trees with Red Fruits and Berries in Fall and Winter. Aronia arbutifolia 'Brilliantissima' (Red Chokeberry) Add to Collection. Noted for its attractive glossy red berries and excellent red fall foliage Berberis koreana (Korean Barberry) Berberis thunbergii.
Sep 21, Trees that bear red berries or fruits in winter become especially ornamental after a snowfall. Unfortunately, hungry songbirds pose a great challenge to enjoying trees with red berries in winter.
Some species include separately gendered plants, and making sure you grow both ensures the female trees display the decorative berries annually. The berries on both trees resemble blackberries, are about 1 inch long and have a sweet flavor.
Red mulberry's fruits are purple or red, and white mulberry's fruits are white or pink but can. Bees are swarming the trees now, in fall the Hawthorns belong to the birds. Serviceberries and cherries produce fruit in late spring or early summer, but red Hawthorn berries, called Haws, don’t ripen until fall when there’s not much fruit around. In late October, the tree is swarmed by birds plucking the tasty berries. All northern types have brilliant fall color.
Of the southern varieties, the hybrid 'O'Neal'and 'Jubilee' (V. corymbosum) are two of the best looking. 'Sunshine Blue,' an evergreen, performs well nearly everywhere. About half its leaves turn red in the fall; the rest stay on all winter.
Full sun to partial shade; regular water; Zones