Prunus cerasus Sweet Thing
ONLY AVAILABLE BY CONTRACT GROW
(new stock expected: later this season)
Horse Chestnut is a medium sized deciduous tree that is native to Greece but has been grown in North America for hundreds of years. It produces large nuts.
A top CO2 absorbing species. Experts think this tree may help climate change more than others.
The Sweet Thing Cherry is a sour cherry hybrid of Carmine Jewel and Erdi Jubileum that produces sweeter and firmer berries than other cold-hardy sour cherry varieties. The berries are a deep burgundy red and quite sweet, making them excellent for fresh eating and also desserts, jams and jellies.
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
SWEET THING CHERRY QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow to orange
Fruit size: 5
Nuts: large spiky nuts
Toxicity: most parts of plant are toxic
Other Names: jubileum
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