Cornelian Cherries

‘Elegant’sold out for orders received after 12/31/20
501 Cornus mas 20-25' x 15-20'. Selected for good fresh-eating flavor. 1¼" fruit has slender elongated shape. Begins ripening late August in Maine. Z4/5. read more
‘Pioneer’sold out for orders received after 1/7/21
502 Cornus mas 20-25' x 15-20'. More tart than Elegant but better for processing. 1½" long fruit with pronounced fat pear shape. Firm flesh is easy to pit. Z4/5. read more
Cornelian Cherry Seedlingsold out
503 Cornus mas 20-25' x 15-20'. Bright red pear-shaped edible fruit. Each seedling will be unique. Will pollinate each other and any named cornelian cherry cultivar. Z4/5. read more

Dwarf Sour Cherries

‘Carmine Jewel’ Dwarf Sour Cherrysold out for orders received after 12/31/20
553 Prunus kerrasis About 6-7' x same. Delicious dark purple fruits with small pits ripen in early July. Compact plant size keeps fruit within reach. Self-pollinating. Rare. Z3. read more

Nanking Cherries

Nanking Cherrysold out
555 Prunus tomentosa 6-10' x same. Broad dense highly ornamental fruiting shrub blooms early. Excellent hedge and edible landscape plant. Plant two or more for pollination. Z2. read more

Pie Cherries

English Morellosold out
340 Prunus cerasus Summer. Very dark red-black-skinned pie cherry. Dark red flesh and juice. Recommended for pies and all other cookery. Z4/5. read more
Evanssold out
341 Prunus cerasus Mid-Late Summer. Morello-type pie cherry excellent for eating, jams, jellies, pies, dark red juice and wine. Naturally dwarf tree. Z3/4. read more
Galaxysold out for orders received after 1/8/21
342 Prunus cerasus Late Summer. Montmorency type. Large dark red ½–¾" fruit. Naturally stocky open growth habit. Bears heavy consistent crops. Z3. read more
Garfield Plantationsold out for orders received after 1/11/21
343 Prunus cerasus Summer. Heirloom pie cherry grows successfully in Aroostook County. Similar to Montmorency. Hardy, productive, long-lived, disease resistant. Z3. read more
Mesabisold out
344 Prunus cerasus Summer. Red skin and lighter red flesh with clear juice. Sweeter than other pie cherries. Recommended for sauce and pies. Z4. read more
Montmorencysold out
345 Prunus cerasus Summer. Most famous of all pie cherries. Firm-fleshed bright red fruit makes a clear light pink juice. Z3/4. read more

Sweet Cherries

Bentonsold out
332 Summer. Highly flavorful large firm fruit. Late flowers may miss late frosts. Worthy of trial in northern New England. Z5. read more
Lapinssold out
333 Prunus avium Summer. Large sweet fruit. Vigorous, productive, upright; bears consistently in central Maine. Self-pollinating, but benefits from second variety. Z4/5. read more
Leningradsold out
334 Prunus avium Summer. Good-quality dark red fruit. Survived –30° with minimal winterkill in central Maine. Vigorous. Requires second variety for pollination. Z4. read more
Rainiersold out
335 Prunus avium Summer. Classic dessert cherry. Very large. Good fresh or canned. One of the hardiest sweet cherries. Requires second variety for pollination. Z5. read more
Vansold out
336 Prunus avium Summer. Dark Bing-type fruit. Later than other varieties. Heavy annual crops. Strong vigorous upright tree. Excellent pollinator. Z4/5. read more