Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 13′ H X 13′ W
Bloom Time: Spring
Description: A compact fruit tree, the ideal size for backyard orchards; showy white flowers, followed by loads of bright red sour cherries in mid summer, excellent for pies and jam; self-pollinating; extremely hardy.
Ornamental Features: Fragrant white flowers along the branches. Dark green foliage throughout the season. The fruits are showy cherry red drupes, excellent for cooking and baking, making jams and jellies and wine-making.
Landscape Attributes: Is a deciduous tree with a shapely oval form. Its average texture blends into the landscape. Is best pruned in late winter. It is a good choice for attracting birds to your yard.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)