Sour cherry tree grow and care – tree of the genus Prunus also known as Sour cherry. Sour cherry tree perennial deciduous plant and also used as ornamental plant, grow in temperate climate and some species can grow in cold mediterranean or subtropical climate and grow in hardiness zone 3-9.
Flower color white or pink with five petals.
Sour cherry tree fruits
Fruit edible in round shape, size 1-2 cm (rarely more), color of the fruit: red to purple-black, the fruits mostly grow in pair but can be more
Sour cherry tree for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Sour cherry tree growing and care:
Chilling hours, if the tree attack in the beginning of the winter need to collect all the leaves and the fruit from the ground, cut all the infected branches
What is the best way to start growing? Plant Is it necessary to graft in Sour cherry tree? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Very sensitive to pests and disease Winter, spring, summer Planting season: Aphids, Borer, mite Pests and diseases: Winter Pruning season: How to prune: Weak, dead and thin branches 4-10 m, 12-30 feet Size of the plant? Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower White or pink flowers five petals Thinning the bloom: Firsts years recommend thinning Pollination is done by: Bees Edible fruits Fruit harvest season: Spring – early summer Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, fruit fly What can be done with big quantities of Sour cherry tree fruits? Eaten raw, jams, juice, alcohol, cakes Work requirements on the fruit: Cover the trees with net or protect the fruit with traps 3-6 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Culinary uses Alcoholic beverages Dried fruit Eaten raw Fruit Ice pop & Ice cream plants Jams Juice Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Spring Harvest Summer Harvest Plant growing speed Plant life-form Deciduous Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9