Planting Your Own Dwarf Cherry Tree

Planting Your Own Dwarf Cherry Tree

Planting a dwarf cherry tree is great for both your landscaping as well as your tummy. In this article, we’re going to talk about exactly what a dwarf cherry tree is and how you can successfully plant one in your own yard or orchard! When we refer to a “dwarf cherry...
The Ground Cherry – A Little Known Plant

The Ground Cherry – A Little Known Plant

The term ground cherry suggests a low growing cherry tree, perhaps a shrub, where one must bend over to pick the cherries. In truth, the ground cherry is a genus of plants of the nightshade family (Solanaceae), and a close relative of the tomato. The name of the genus...
Health Benefits of the Montmorency Cherry

Health Benefits of the Montmorency Cherry

The Montmorency cherry is a sour cherry that is the most-used cherry in jams, jellies, and pies. The cherry is called Montmorency, after a valley in France. This cherry is grown in France, Canada and in Michigan and Wisconsin in the United States. Cherries are in one...
Facts About The Okame Cherry Tree

Facts About The Okame Cherry Tree

As far as beauty, the Okame Cherry Tree is a fantastic choice. This tree blooms in later winter and will provide you with two to three weeks of lovely blossoms. The hybrid cherry tree is smaller than many other types of cherry trees and is the result of breeding a...
Planting a Sand Cherry Tree

Planting a Sand Cherry Tree

Some may argue that the best feature of the sand cherry tree is the gorgeous purple leaves whose color never seems to fade, while others may feel that the white and pink flowers that bloom during the spring are the best feature of this tree. Whatever feature of this...