Excellent food and hedge plant with dense, disease-resistant foliage and masses of beautiful pink/white blossoms in spring. Nanking cherries can take drought, will grow in shade or sun and bear sweet, very juicy cherries that are excellent to eat fresh and to make into compotes, preserves, pies, etc.
Must plant 2 Nanking cherries for cross pollination to get a full crop of fruit. Very hardy cherry for short season, northern climates in Zones 2/3 where temps can plunge to -40C. Fruit harvest in JULY. Small dense bush of HEIGHT: 5 ft and WIDTH: 3 ft