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Out of Season North Star Pie Cherry Tree
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North Star Pie Cherry Tree

Bears Big, Juicy Fruit

  • Large fruits with thin skins and red flesh
  • Excellent for pies and cobblers
  • Fruit is crack resistant
  • Naturally dwarfed, it grows 10-12 ft. tall
  • Reliable and dependable producer
Natural dwarf grows just 10 ft. tall. Mouthwatering fruit ripens mid to late July. Dependably hardy, with huge harvests for pies and preserves. Excellent resistance to brown rot and leaf spot. Produces annually. Self-pollinating.

Why buy a Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. Quik-Cal Pelletized Calcium to enhance fruit quality, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula, easy-to-use tree ties, a premium tree guard to protect the trunk from gnawing pests, mowers and weed trimmers, and a copy of Backyard Horticulture for Fun and Profit--How to Make $10,000 in Your Spare Time.

NOTE: We are unable to ship our trees to PO Boxes at this time.

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$36.99

For each offer ordered, get 1 Dwarf 2'-4' Tree Deluxe

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  • Botanical Name: Prunus cerasus 'North Star'
  • Height: 10 - 12 feet
  • Spacing: 10 - 12 feet
  • Depth: Plant with graft union 2 inches above the soil surface.
  • Spread: 12 - 15 feet
  • Light Required: Full Sun
  • Pollinator: Self-pollinating.
  • Yield: Approximately 1/2 - 1 bushel at maturity.
  • Color: White
  • Foliage: Dark, shiny green foliage.
  • Blooms: April
  • Fruit: Large fruit with thin, light red skin, red flesh, and red juice.
  • Zone: 4 - 8 (-20° F.)
  • Form: Deciduous. Spreading.
  • Flower Form: Yes
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, sandy, organic loam soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Size: 1/2 inch blossoms.
  • Comments: Pie cherry. Holds flavor during processing. Small, free pit. Extra-hardy, reliable and attractive. Fruit will retain quality on the tree up to 2 weeks after ripening. Fruit is crack resistant. Vigorous tree which bears heavy crops often in the second year. CHERRIES DO NOT LIKE WET FEET. DO NOT SOAK TREES FOR OVER 24 HOURS, PRIOR TO PLANTING. IF FERTILIZING WHEN PLANTING, ONLY USE A SLOW RELEASE FERTILIZER.

Shipping

Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

Spring 2020 Shipping Schedule for Plants
Zones Annual Vegetable Plants Potatoes Sweet Potatoes
1A-4A 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/23/20 - 6/12/20 5/18/20 - 6/5/20
4B 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/23/20 - 6/12/20 5/18/20 - 6/5/20
5A 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/12/20 5/11/20 - 6/5/20
5B 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/12/20 4/27/20 - 6/5/20
6A 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/12/20 4/27/20 - 6/5/20
6B 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/12/20 4/27/20 - 6/5/20
7A 5/11/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/12/20 4/27/20 - 6/5/20
7B 4/13/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/12/20 4/27/20 - 6/5/20
8A & B 4/13/20 - 6/5/20 2/17/20 - 6/12/20 4/20/20 - 6/5/20
9A & B 4/13/20 - 6/5/20 2/10/20 - 6/12/20 4/20/20 - 6/5/20
10A & B 4/13/20 - 6/5/20 2/10/20 - 6/12/20 4/13/20 - 6/5/20
Last Order Date 6/1/20 6/8/20 6/1/20

Zones Onion Plants Fruit Trees Bareroot Roses
1A-4A 4/6/20 - 5/8/20 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 4/13/20 - 5/29/20
4B 3/30/20 - 5/8/20 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 4/13/20 - 5/29/20
5A 3/23/20 - 5/8/20 3/16/20 - 6/5/20 3/30/20 - 5/29/20
5B 3/23/20 - 5/8/20 3/2/20 - 6/5/20 3/16/20 - 5/29/20
6A 3/2/20 - 5/8/20 3/2/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 5/29/20
6B 2/24/20 - 5/8/20 3/2/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 5/29/20
7A 2/17/20 - 5/8/20 2/10/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 5/29/20
7B 2/10/20 - 5/8/20 2/10/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 5/29/20
8A & B 1/27/20 - 5/8/20 2/10/20 - 6/5/20 2/17/20 - 5/29/20
9A & B 1/6/20 - 5/8/20 2/10/20 - 6/5/20 1/20/20 - 5/29/20
10A & B 1/6/20 - 5/8/20 2/10/20 - 6/5/20 1/20/20 - 5/29/20
Last Order Date 5/4/20 6/1/20 5/25/20

Zones Tropicals & Houseplants Large Bareroots, Trees & Shrubs All Other Perennials & Potted Plants
1A-4A 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 5/4/20 - 6/5/20 5/4/20 - 6/5/20
4B 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 5/4/20 - 6/5/20 5/4/20 - 6/5/20
5A 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 3/30/20 - 6/5/20
5B 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 3/16/20 - 6/5/20 3/16/20 - 6/5/20
6A 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 3/9/20 - 6/5/20 3/9/20 - 6/5/20
6B 4/27/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/5/20 3/2/20 - 6/5/20
7A 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/5/20
7B 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/5/20 2/24/20 - 6/5/20
8A & B 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 2/17/20 - 5/15/20 2/17/20 - 5/15/20
9A & B 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 2/17/20 - 5/15/20 2/17/20 - 5/15/20
10A & B 3/30/20 - 6/5/20 2/10/20 - 5/15/20 2/10/20 - 5/15/20
Last Order Date 6/1/20 1A-7B: 6/1/20
8A-10B: 5/11/20
1A-7B: 6/1/20
8A-10B:5/11/20

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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