Prunus cerasus 'Montmorency'
16 feet high x 16 feet wide
Blooms early May, ripening in July
Full Sun to Part Sun
This cherry is a hybrid cross (Sweet Cherry x Prunus tomentosa) that produces large, tart red fruit for pies or preserves. Fruit is firm and juicy. Vigorous and highly productive. Zone 5 in the literature, Zone 4 in our experience.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.