cherries

Cherry Lavender Moon Milk

Cherry Lavender Moon Milk

When the full moon rises in April, it’s considered the “pink moon,” not because of its color, but because the Algonquin tribe named it after the pink wildflower phlox blooming  
Harvesting Your Cherries

Harvesting Your Cherries

Remember, it will take three to five years before your tree will begin to produce fruit. When it does, however, a full-sized variety will produce up to 50 quarts of  
Watering Cherry Trees

Watering Cherry Trees

As with any plant, watering your cherry trees is an important consideration. Once you’ve planted your trees, you’ll want to keep them consistently watered, but not soaked, for the first  
Where to Grow Cherry Trees

Where to Grow Cherry Trees

Choosing a site for your cherry trees is an important decision. Note that site choice and care for cherry trees is the same for both sweet and sour varieties, except  
Choosing to Grow Cherries from Pits

Choosing to Grow Cherries from Pits

This is a long process—up to seven years to fruit—but it can be done, and it’s much cheaper than buying bare-root or potted plants. The fun is in tending your