Most videos are written and produced by Indiana Berry & Plant Co. If you would like to view all of our videos, please visit our Video Library.
Why Buy From Indiana Berry
Selected and introduced by E.M. Meader of the University of New Hampshire, these hybrid cherries have similar characteristics. They all ripen in late August and early September, They have a distinctive flavor that is somewhat of an acquired taste but could be enjoyed as a fresh fruit.
Bush cherry grows well in full sun to partial shade, in moderate to well-drained soil.
How to Plant
Dig a hole approximately 12” wide and 6” deep. Place the plant in the hole, fill with soil and water thoroughly. The top of the potted portion of the plant should be slightly lower than the top of the hole. Be sure that the potted plant is completed covered with your native soil or it may act as a wick and cause the roots to dry out. Some plants may benefit by replanting in a larger pot and then transplanting to the ground in the fall.
All purpose fertilizer can be applied April and June.
How to Prune
Prune in late winter early spring any dead damaged limbs.
We are dedicated to shipping your plants the fastest, most economical way possible. It is important that your plants not sit in a warehouse over a week-end. Orders shipping to western states are typically shipped on Mondays for Friday delivery. Indiana orders are typically shipped on Thursdays for Friday delivery. Remaining states are shipped on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Estimate Your Shipping Charges
We currently ship within the U.S. using UPS Ground, 3-Day Select, 2-Day or Next Day Air. For UPS ground service, the minimum shipping charge is $10.00.
Expedited Shipping: Unless you have a specific need to ship quickly, it is not necessary to choose expedited shipping. The majority of our plant orders ship UPS Ground or Priority Mail and arrive by the end of the week they are shipped in terrific shape, ready for planting.
Special Note for Alaska: All Alaska orders are shipped Priority Mail. Shipping cost depends on number of boxes and total weight, which we do not know until your order is packed. Therefore, your credit card will be charged two different times. Once at time of order for merchandise only and again at time of shipping for shipping costs only. If you want to be notified with the shipping cost prior to your card being charged please make a note in the comments section. Keep in mind this will delay your shipment if we are unable to reach you.