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Can anyone identify this shrub/berry

Your shrub looks very much like a Nanking cherry bush. The cherries are small, but when they turn dark red, they are very sweet. The kids (and birds) love them. I've had one in my yard for years, and ...
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Suggestions for fruit trees (or bushes) for an area with wet soil?

Cranberries and blueberries (lowbush type) come immediately to mind. "Moderate sun" is not ideal (the more, the better.) Belated edit: Bayberries, (alternate link) not that they are ...
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What is this creeping plant?

This might be a purple chokeberry. Ive read they grow in wet woodlands and swamps. Not sure where that one was growing.
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