Lapin Cherry

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Lapin Cherry (Prunus avium) is a testament to nature’s bounty, offering cherries with a rich, sweet flavor and heart-like shape. This cherry tree is a blend of taste and beauty, with its vibrant fruits and lush foliage, ensuring a rewarding garden experience.

4-5′ Bareroot Grafted

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 5-8
Soil pH: 6.0-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun
Drought Tolerance: Moderate
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 15-20′ tall, 15-20′ wide
Plant Spacing: 15-20′
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: Colt

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Self-fertile
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: April-May
Flower Color: White

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit Size: 1″
Fruit Flavor: Sweet
Fruit Color and Appearance Dark red, shiny
Harvest Time: June-July
Yield & Storage: Moderate, store up to 2 weeks
Years to Bear: 4-7

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Bacterial Canker: Moderately Susceptible
Brown Rot: Susceptible
Verticillium Wilt: Moderately Resistant
Armillaria Root Rot: Moderately Susceptible
Cherry Fruit Fly: Susceptible
Aphids: Moderately Susceptible

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Yellow-orange
Lifespan: 20-30 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Canada
Nitrogen Fixing: No