Craig’s Crimson Cherry


In 1999, I planted a bare-root Craig’s Crimson Cherry semi-dwarf fruit tree in our Willow Glen backyard. Our dog promptly bit it in half. Despite this rough start, the little tree is flourishing and just gave us a our annual large bowl of deliciously sweet red cherries.

The fruit a week ago – not quite ripe:

Cherry flowers in April 2013:

The tree tags:

Images Copyright 2013 by Katy Dickinson

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One response to “Craig’s Crimson Cherry

  1. girly

    Nice blog, nice pictures. How is the flavor of this cherry tree? Is it sweet? Do you get only 1 bowl yield a year?

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