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3 Wild Cherry Trees 3-4ft Stunning Blossom, Edible Cherries & Wild Bird Food

£21.99

3 Wild Cherry / Prunus Avium -  Plants

3-4ft Bare-Rooted

 

These are BARE ROOTED plants which can be planted from the end of October until April and will be dispatched as soon as the weather turns cold and they become dormant.The dispatch date depends on the Autumn temperature and varies from year to year.  

 

Its fruit is usually ready between early June and mid June, and it may be wise to install a bird-scarer with this tree: the fruit are very popular with birds. Edible Cherries in June.

 

Growing Details:

Common Name: Wild cherry
Genus: Prunus
Species: avium
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Hardy
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Moist
Height: 400cm
Spread: 300cm

Description:

The fruit are readily eaten by numerous birds and mammals, which digest the fruit flesh and disperse the seeds in their droppings. Some rodents, and a few birds (notably the Hawfinch), also crack open the stones to eat the kernel inside.Excellent wood for furniture of burning on an open fire. 

 

For the bare root planting instructions, please click here.

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  1. Flowering cherry trees 4

    Posted by Margaret Anton on 18th Mar 2021

    Well pleased with the three flowering cherry trees so far. Nice to see them in bud and looking healthy. Let's hope they flourish well. Good service.

  2. Wild Cherry trees 5

    Posted by Unknown on 7th Mar 2021

    Early days yet but the trees were good quality and arrived safely packaged.

  3. Cherry Avenue 5

    Posted by Unknown on 24th Dec 2020

    Well packaged and good strong roots. Perfect for our cherry avenue.