Cherry(Prunus) cerasus 'Mesabi'
Mesabi Pie Cherry (Mesabi Sour Cherry)
Long stemmed, red-fleshed fruits with sugar content halfway between pie cherries and 'Bing' cherries. Pyramidal tree grows to a height of 12 feet. Fruit resembles 'Meteor' but pit is smaller. Blooms in early May.
More About Cherry(Prunus) cerasus 'Mesabi'
- a compact fruit tree...great for home orchardists
- has a higher sugar content than most "pie" cherries making it more like a "Bing" cherry
The fruits are showy cherry red drupes carried in abundance in mid summer, which are excellent for cooking and baking, making jams and jellies and wine-making.
We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.
Height: 10-12 Ft
Spread: 6-10 Ft
Hardiness Zone: 4-8
- Drought Tolerant
- Sun Tolerant
- Part Sun/Part Shade
Season of Interest (Flowering)
- good for jams/jellies/juices
- good for cold regions/very hardy
- heavy bearer
- all purpose
- good for cooking/baking