Cherry Sam

Sam Sweet Cherry

Prunus avium

Sam is a black sweet cherry ripening early. Very crack resistant in wet weather. A favorite at the nursery. Good pollinator for Ranier. Canker resistant, which is very important for eastern conditions. More adapted than Bing sweet cherry to eastern conditions. Space dwarf at 10' circle, semi dwarf 15' circle and standards at 25' circles. Zones 5-7.
Cherry  Dw Sam in winter
Sam Dwarf Cherry in winter

Cherry Tree Sam Dwarf
Sam Dwarf Cherry in landscape

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceGood
Disease ResistanceGood
Drought ToleranceGood
Heat ToleranceGood
Humidity ToleranceGood
Sun ToleranceGood
Wet Soil TolerancePoor
Shade ToleranceGood
No SprayPoor
Salt TolerancePoor
Fresh for KidsExcellent
Deer ResistancePoor
Plant TypeTree
Soil TypeWell Drained
Edible TypeFruit
Self FertileNo
This information is accurate to the best of our knowledge, comments/opinions are always welcome

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1Quart Pot
$22.00 grafted on krymsk 5 - Dwarf to semi 8 - 18 ft canker resistant
11 Gallon
$32.00 grafted on krymsk 5 - Dwarf to semi 8 - 18 ft canker resistant
15 Gallon
$68.00 grafted on Mazzard - Standard up to 30' canker resistant
* Ready Date (see note)
17 Gallon
$85.00 grafted on Mazzard - Standard up to 30' canker resistant
* Ready Date (see note)



7 Gallon will have to be shipped freight. In the shopping cart the shipping price will appear as $0. We will contact you with the freight price once we have calculated it.
The following items/sizes are not yet ready and your order will be shipped together when everything is ready: (5 Gallon grafted on Mazzard - Standard up to 30' canker resistant May 23, 2017, 7 Gallon grafted on Mazzard - Standard up to 30' canker resistant May 23, 2017)

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