Sweet Cherry, Wild Cherry, Gean Prunus avium Forestry Selection - Cerasus avium Forestry Selection

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Prunus avium Forestry Selection

Family:

Rosaceae

Genus:

Prunus

Species:

avium

Variety:

Forestry Selection

Common Name:

Sweet Cherry, Wild Cherry, Gean

Lot#:
090380
Seeds Per Pound:
2,497
Quantity:
0.48 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
27
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
50-100 feet
Collection Locale:
Denmark
Crop Year:
2009
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4
In Stock: 0.48 lb
Prices
  • PRUNUS avium var. Forestry Selection

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
8.95
1 oz
19.75
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: warm stratify for 120 days, cold stratify for 120 days.
Germination: Sow seed 1/4 inch deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
In a Nutshell:
* The hard, reddish-brown wood (cherry wood) is valued as a hardwood for woodturning, and making cabinets and musical instruments.
* Cherry wood is also used for smoking foods, particularly meats, in North America, as it lends a distinct and pleasant flavor to the product. more...
* The parents of these seeds were selected for their superior qualities relating to timber production and grown in a seed orchard in Denmark. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov