Prunus avium 'Stella'
Stella Sweet Cherry
|Scientific Name||Prunus avium 'Stella'|
|Principal Common Name||Stella Sweet Cherry|
|Description||Fruiting tree, deciduous, with round sweet fruit in summer. One of the first trees to flower with bright pink flowers. Ripen mid summer. Approximately 400 chill hours.|
|Height Range||15 - 20 FT|
|Spread Range||12 - 15 FT|
|Sunset Zones||2 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23|
|USDA Zones||5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b|
|Leaf Color||Dark Green|
|Leaf Texture||Serrate : Smooth|
|Form||Edible : Tree|
|Flower Time||Mar : Apr : Spring|
|Ease of Growing||Average|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)|
|Soil Preferences||Loam : Well-drained|
|Outstanding Features||Attracts Bees : Bark : Edible : Flavor : Fruit|
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