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Prunus avium 'Kristin'

Kristin Cherry

Cherry

Comments

An outstanding, cold hardy variety featuring showy white flowers in spring followed by sweet, burgundy-red cherries in mid-summer; vigorous with an upright, spreading habit; needs full sun, well drained soil, and and another cultivar as a pollinator

Description

An outstanding, cold hardy variety featuring showy white flowers in spring followed by sweet, burgundy-red cherries in mid-summer; vigorous with an upright, spreading habit; needs full sun, well drained soil, and and another cultivar as a pollinator

Landscape Attributes

Planting & Growing

Kristin Cherry will grow to be about 25 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 25 feet. It has a high canopy with a typical clearance of 5 feet from the ground, and should not be planted underneath power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 50 years or more. This variety requires a different selection of the same species growing nearby in order to set fruit.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

25 feet

25 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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