Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

PRUNUS avium

Commonly known as Common wild cherry, Gean, Mazzard

FLOWERING CHERRIES

Spreading wild cherry tree
Further Reading....

Available autumn 2020 -
Potgrown individually £8.50 each, 10+ £7.00 each

Delivery Information Available autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Deciduous - ovate-oblong, dark green leaves to 15cm (6in) long, turning red and yellow in autumn
  • White
  • Height - 20m (66ft)
  • Spread - 10m (33ft)
  • Tree - spreading tree with red-banded bark. Produces flowers 3cm (1¼in) across followed by heart-shaped to ovoid, red fruit 1cm (½in) across
  • Hardy - very cold winter - Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Berries - These plants have berries.
  • Good to know - native cherry. Main parent of edible cherries. Wildlife plant - nectar and pollen for insects.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids, caterpillars, bullfinches. Silver leaf, honey fungus, blossom wilt, bacterial canker..
  • Place of origin - Europe, north Africa, south-western Asia, western Siberia
  • Flower Shape - Bowl-shaped -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Bird friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

Buy Varieties of PRUNUS avium

PRUNUS avium 'Plena'  AWARD

PRUNUS avium 'Plena'  >


Commonly known as: Double gean, Double wild cherry.
Double white flowered form
H/Std £55.00 each
Notify me when this plant is available to order
Available autumn 2020 -

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.