Cherry Red Nanking Fruit on Plant

Nanking Red Bush Cherry

Prunus tomentosa

Same bush type characteristics of Nanking White. Ripe fruits are juicy, sub-acid to sweet, eaten raw or preserved. At the Edible Park in downtown Asheville NC, kids love them fresh from the bush. Not always self fertile, to insure fruit set, plant 2. Space 6 feet. For landscape effect Japanese plums blooms overlap Nanking cherry. Zones 3-7.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceVery Good
Disease ResistanceVery Good
Drought ToleranceGood
Heat ToleranceFair
Humidity ToleranceFair
Sun ToleranceGood
Wet Soil TolerancePoor
Shade ToleranceGood
No SprayGood
Salt TolerancePoor
Fresh for KidsGood
Deer ResistanceFair
ThornsNo
Plant TypeShrub
Soil TypeAdaptable
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileNo
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome

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$29.00  Seedling
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