fb

Or login with below

Black cherry - Plant

Note: The image is for reference purpose only.
Black cherry is a medium-sized, fast-growing forest tree growing to a height of 50-80 feet.
( newly launched )
8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!
-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Upto 100% Cashback Today!!
Min 20% cashback guaranteed.
The cashback will be credited on 5-Oct-2017 into nurserylive wallet.

The cashback will be generated on total amount paid for qualified order excluding shipping charges. There will be no minimum purchase limit for cashback coupons.

*No minimum order limit. more details >>

Description for Black cherry

The wild black cherry tree (Prunis serontina) is an indigenous North American tree which will grow to between 60-90 feet tall with lightly serrated, shiny, dark green leaves. Growing black cherries have low branches which tend to droop and brush the ground.

Common nameFlower coloursBloom timeHeightDifficulty
wild black cherry, rum cherry, or mountain black cherrydark red to black in colorApril to May50.00 to 80.00 feetdificult

Planting and care

Growing black cherries are hardy to USDA zones 2-8. Otherwise, the black cherry tree’s requirements are relatively simple.
The tree prefers some sun exposure but is most often found in the wild as an under story tree, living beneath the canopy of forest and hence often in shadow. Black cherry trees will tolerate a variety of soil media.
Before transplanting black cherry trees, however, keep in mind that the tree is quite messy. The dropping fruit tends to stain concrete and the remaining seeds can be treacherous for anyone walking beneath the tree.

SunlightSoilWaterTemperatureFertilizer
Full sun to part shadewell-drained soilsMedium1° to 6° C (34° to 43° F)apply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Black cherry

  • There is no difference in care between sour and sweet cherries.
  • Apply mulch to retain moisture.
  • Drape netting over trees to protect the fruit from birds.
  • Water routinely in dry areas.
  • Thinning the fruit is not necessary for cherry trees.
  • Prune trees every year in late winter to encourage the growth of new fruiting wood. Don’t prune in the fall.
  • Fertilize each spring until trees start to bear, then fertilize only after harvest each season.

Typical uses of Black cherry

Special features: The tree grows best in a slightly acid to neutral pH soil. Avoid wet sites.

Culinary use: Fruit of Prunus avium (the common cherry readily available in stores) as well as wild cherry is eaten plain, added to pies, jams, juice, liqueurs and wine.

Ornamental use: Spring blossoms, Fall color, Edible fruit, Showy flowers, Attractive bark.

Medicinal use:

  • It is used for colds, whooping cough, bronchitis and other lung problems; diarrhea; gout; digestive disorders; pain; and cancer.
  • It is also used in cough syrups because of its sedative, expectorant, drying, and cough-suppressing effects.

  • References

    • http://www.anniesremedy.com/herb_detail256.php
    • http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/cherry/how-to-grow-black-cherries.htm
    • http://www.almanac.com/plant/cherries

    Want to write review ?

    Click here to Login

    What garden lovers say ... ?

    There are yet no reviews for this product.

    Tag cloud : buy online plant black cherry - plant,buy plants online black cherry - plant,buy online plants black cherry - plant,buy plant online black cherry - plant,buy plants online india black cherry - plant,black cherry - plants buy online,online plant nursery black cherry - plant,black cherry - plant nursery,black cherry - plant nursery plants,black cherry - plant online nursery plants

     

    Flat 40% Off Top 5 Plants Pack View All

    nurserylive-top-5-fruit-plants
    Top 5 Fruits Plants to Grow in Pot
    4.3 1669 ( 1669 times booked in 90 days )
    1350 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-5961-top-6-cute-succulents-(1)
    Top 6 Cute Succulents
    4.2 966 ( 966 times booked in 90 days )
    1025 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-top-5-fregnance-plants
    5 Best Fragrant Plants
    4.1 1057 ( 1057 times booked in 90 days )
    1200 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    Top-5-Feng-Shui-Plants-jade-plant-main
    Top 5 Feng Shui Plants
    4.3 222 ( 222 times booked in 90 days )
    1142 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-top-5-rose-set7
    Set of 5 Enchanting Roses
    4.2 3842 ( 3842 times booked in 90 days )
    901 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-mansoon-plant1
    Top 5 Monsoon Special Plants
    4.3 676 ( 676 times booked in 90 days )
    1049 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-top-five-no-fail-plant2
    Top 5 No Fail Plants
    4.4 438 ( 438 times booked in 90 days )
    1404 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-top-5-hanging-plants85
    Top 5 Hanging Basket Plants
    4.4 196 ( 196 times booked in 90 days )
    1029 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
     

    Flat 40% Off Kitchen Garden Kit View All

    nurserylive-top-5-healthy-leafy-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
    Top 5 Healthy Leafy Veggies - Kitch
    4.4 115 ( 115 times booked in 90 days )
    894 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-best-5-hanging-basket-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
    Best 5 Hanging Basket Veggies - Kit
    4.4 117 ( 117 times booked in 90 days )
    888 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    5-easy-to-grow-herb-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
    5 Easy To Grow Herb Seeds - Kitchen
    4.3 115 ( 115 times booked in 90 days )
    930 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-top-5-wow-winter-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
    Top 5 Wow Winter Vegetables - Kitch
    3.9 22 ( 22 times booked in 90 days )
    888 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-5-delicious-indian-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
    5 Delicious Indian Vegetables - Kit
    4.2 64 ( 64 times booked in 90 days )
    894 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-5-most-nutritious-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
    5 Most Nutritious Vegetables - Kitc
    4.4 38 ( 38 times booked in 90 days )
    888 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-favorite-5-mix-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
    Favorite 5 Mix Vegetables - Kitchen
    4.5 118 ( 118 times booked in 90 days )
    888 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack
    nurserylive-5-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
    5 Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - Ki
    4.3 24 ( 24 times booked in 90 days )
    900 40% Off

    Upto 100% CashBack

    Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

    Ask query now

    ( 12000+ queries answered )

    Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

    Check  NOW

    ( 1500+ recommendations given )

    Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

    Read Blogs NOW

    ( 800+ blogs written by users )

    Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

    Watch videos

    ( 15000+ videos collection )

    About

    Join us

    Newsletter

    Subscribe to get special offers!
    We promise absolutely NO SPAM.