Cherry(Prunus) 'Lapin'

Lapin Cherry

Categories: Fruit Tree

A big, beautiful, dark mahogony red cherry. These are some of the largest and juiciest cherries that grow on trees. Wonderful for baking or cooking.

Highly resistant to browning. Hardy to zone 4b and the southern regions of Zone 4.

We do NOT SHIP plants. ALL Sales are in person at our garden center.


10-20 ft


6-10 ft

Hardiness Zone:


Cherry(Prunus) 'Lapin' Characteristics


  • Drought Tolerant
  • Orchard Plant
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Specimen


  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade

Nature Attraction

  • Songbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Early Spring

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Needs well drained soil

Bloom Time

  • Mid season

Fall Color

  • Yellow

Flower Color

  • White


  • bright red

Fruit Qualities

  • distinct flavor
  • sweet
  • juicy

Fruiting Attributes

  • good for cooking/baking
  • good for cold regions/very hardy
  • Self-Pollinating/Self-Fruitful
  • heavy bearer
  • good for jams/jellies/juices
  • all purpose


  • Spreading
  • Pyramidal
  • Upright