Prunus cerasus ‘Evans’
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 10′ high x 8′ wide
Flower Color: White
Fruit ripening time: August
Fruit Color & Size: Bright red fruit with dark, 5.0g
Pollination: Self pollinating
Taste: Rich tart flavor, low sweetness
Description: For pies and jams, you can’t beat the fruit from the Evans Cherry. This self pollinating fruit tree has showy white blossoms in spring, followed by an abundance of bright red fruit that is ready for picking in August.
Ornamental Features: A compact fruit tree, the ideal size for backyard orchards; showy white flowers, followed by loads of bright red sour cherries in mid summer.
Landscape Attributes: An extremely hardy deciduous tree with a shapely oval form. Is best pruned in late winter. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard.