Surefire Cherry

$59.95

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Surefire Cherry

$59.95

Surefire Cherry (Prunus cerasus) is a true gem, known for its tart, juicy cherries that are perfect for pies and jams. This cherry tree promises a consistent yield of vibrant red fruits, making it a must-have for culinary enthusiasts. Its spring blossoms add a touch of romance.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 4-7
Soil pH: 6.0-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, consistent moisture
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: 800-1000 hours

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 10-15′ tall, 15-20′ wide
Plant Spacing: 15-20′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Requires cross-pollination
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: May-June
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1″
Fruit Flavor: Tart
Fruit Color and Appearance Bright red, round
Harvest Time: August
Yield & Storage: High, store in a cool, dry place
Years to Bear: 44990

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Bacterial Canker (Pseudomonas syringae): Moderately Resistant
Black Knot (Apiosporina morbosa): Moderately Resistant
Brown Rot (Monilinia fructicola): Susceptible
Cherry Leaf Spot (Blumeriella jaapii): Moderately Resistant
Cherry Fruit Fly (Rhagoletis cingulata): Moderately Resistant
Aphids (Aphidoidea): Moderately Resistant

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Red-orange
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Surefire Cherry

$59.95

In stock