Korean bush cherry (Prunus japonica)
Exposure: Full sun to light shade. Zone 3
Soil: Average well-drained garden soil, which can be slightly acid.
Growth habits: A fine-textured bush cherry with fuzzy leaves that grows to 5-8 feet in height and width. Self fertile.
Landscape uses: Hedge, specimen, orchard, or foundation planting.
Edible properties: These bush cherries produce average-sized, bright red cherries in mid-summer. The cherries are similar to Nanking cherries, but sweeter. They are great for fresh eating and can be frozen for delicious winter snacks. They also make tasty juice and are high in anthocyanins and other antioxidants.
$24.00 / 1 gal.