Prunus cerasus ‘Evans‘
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 12′-14′ high x 10′ wide
Flower Color: White
Fruit ripening time: August
Fruit Color & Size: Bright red fruit with dark, 5.0g
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.