Description of Lapins Cherokee Trees & Cherries:
Big, sweet dark cherries on a reliably self fertile tree. A great choice if you only have room for one cherry.
Lapins Cherokee cherry trees usually drop a lot of fruit while the cherries are still green - this is normal! You will still get a good crop in the end.
Characteristics of Lapins Cherokee Trees:
Pollination Partners for Lapins Cherokee Cherries:
Lapins Cherokee will make good crops all by itself.
It also makes a good pollination partner for almost all of our other cherry trees: any tree in group C, D or E of our Cherry Tree pollination table.
Our Lapins Cherokee cherry trees are all grown on "Colt" rootstocks.
Maximum height 4 metres.
Growing Lapins Cherokee Cherry Trees:
Rich soil is important - dig in plenty of good manure and compost before planting.
Soil drainage must be good.
The more sun your trees get the better your crops will be.
Cherry trees are targets for birds, so netting them is a good idea.
Only prune cherry trees in Summer.
Details about delivery sizes: Guide to Fruit Tree Sizing.
History & Parentage of Lapins Cherokee:
A Canadian variety.