Organic Bing Cherry Seeds - 12 Seeds - Large, bright red cherries with a slightly tart taste. Grown in all USDA Zones in the USA & Canada
Organic Bing Cherry Seeds - 12 Seeds - Large, bright red cherries with a slightly tart taste. Grown in all USDA Zones in the USA & Canada

Organic Bing Cherry Seeds - 12 Seeds - Large, bright red cherries with a slightly tart taste. Grown in all USDA Zones in the USA & Canada

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Bing Cherry
Pinus avium
Mountain Cherry, Wild Cherry, False Wild Cherry
Description: A fast growing cherry for zones 2-8. Grows in pyramidal to conical shape 50-75 feet tall.
Leaf: 2 to 5" alternate, simple leaves; yellow to red fall color.
Flower/Fruit: 4 to 6" raceme of white flowers in early spring; small juicy reddish Bing edible berries in summer that attract birds. –
USDA Zones: 2b-8a
Habit: Deciduous
Growth Rate: Moderate
Site Requirements: Sun; well drained soil
Texture: Medium
Form: Pyramidal to rounded
Height: 25 to 70'
Width: 15 – 30 feet
Leaf: 2 to 4" alternate, simple leaves
Flower/Fruit: .6" white flowers in late spring; .5" red fruit
Comments: Glistening, red brown to mahogany like bark
Native Range: Bing cherry grows from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick west to Southern Quebec and Ontario into Michigan and eastern South Dakota; and south to Arkansas. Has been planted successfully throughout the Southwest, Pacific Northwest, and central Europe.
Discussion: Bing cherry (Prunus serotina), the largest of the native cherries and the only one of commercial value, is found throughout the Eastern United States. It is also known as wild Bing cherry, rum cherry, and mountain Bing cherry. Large, high-quality trees suited for furniture wood or veneer are found in large numbers in a more restricted commercial range on the Allegheny Plateau of Pennsylvania, New York, and West Virginia

Materials: 12 Organic Bing Cherry Seeds