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Amur Cherry vs Carmine Jewel Cherry

Prunus maackii

Prunus cerasus x fruticosa Carmine Jewel

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Amur Cherry
Carmine Jewel Cherry

Amur Cherry is a beautiful, fast-growing ornamental tree. It features attractive bronze/red bark that peels horizontally in strips.

This hardy tree bears white flowers in the spring, black fruit held in clusters in the late summer, and pointy leaves that turn yellow in the fall.

Carmine Jewel Cherry is a hardy deciduous shrub and hybrid variety of the University of Saskatchewan Sour Cherry. It produces dark, black cherries with small pits that are good for pies and wine making. The hardiest of the dwarf sour cherry varieties, Carmine Jewel Cherry is a beautiful accent or landscape/orchard tree.

Carmine Jewel is often the first cherry ready in the summer.

AMUR CHERRY QUICK FACTS

CARMINE JEWEL CHERRY QUICK FACTS

Lowest Price: $9.99
Zone: 2a
Zone: 2a
Height: 12 m (39 ft)
Height: 2.0 m (7 ft)
Spread: 9 m (30 ft)
Spread: 1.8 m (6 ft)
Moisture: normal, wet
Moisture: normal
Light: full sun
Light: full sun
Fall colour: lemon yellow
Fall colour: orange
Berries: black fruit in clusters in the late summer
Berries: large dark purple cherries
Fruit size: 3.5g
Brix (sugar content): 17
Flavor: tart - best for pies and jams
Harvest: late July to early August
Flowers: white, in spring
Flowers: white
Bark: bronze/red peeling in strips
Growth rate: fast
Growth rate: medium
Life span: 30 years
Life span: medium
Maintenance: low
Suckering: low
Suckering: low
Pollution tolerance: medium
Pollution tolerance: medium



Toxicity: toxic to animals with segmented stomachs (horses, cattle, deer moose, etc.)


Other Names: amur chokecherry


Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no
Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no