$22.00

20 in stock

Description

Also known as Rum Cherry, as fruit is used in making cherry liqueurs. Grows 50 to 80 feet tall. Spread 35 to 50 feet. Dense foliage with green, lustrous leaves, single white flowers in late May, and producing black cherries in August. Grows best in rich, deep, moist soil. A good ornamental, turning yellow to red in fall. Highly prized in furniture making since colonial times and is an excellent firewood. Fruit provides food for many small animals. (3 yr, 18-24 in.)