Stella Cherry (Prunus avium ‘Stella’)
This self-fruitful cherry tree produces dark red, sweet cherries.
Power Line Approved: No
Min. street tree planting width: No planting along street- must be planted in a yard space.
Mature Height: 20-30 feet
Mature Spread: 15 feet
Tree Shape: Vase shaped
Where to Plant:
Must be planted in a yard space; fruit trees are not allowed as street trees in Seattle.
Green serrated leaves
Showy white flowers in spring. Good pollinator for other cherry trees.
Dark red, sweet cherries.
Preferred Site Conditions:
Prefers sites with full sun and moist, well-drained soils.
Generally resistant to bacterial canker, but be sure to prune in late winter to reduce chance of infestation.
Minimum Planting Distances:
- 15 feet from house or building
- 5 feet from underground utility lines
- 10 feet from power poles
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