North Star Cherry

Hardiness Zones: 4 - 8
Average shipping height: 2' - 3'
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  • Potted - 5 Gallon Container
    2' - 3'
    Member Price $89.99
    Reg. Price $119.99
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Elevate your garden or orchard with the unmatched beauty and delectable flavor of North Star Cherries. This compact, fruit-bearing tree is a true gem, offering you a bounty of tart-sweet cherries that are perfect for snacking, baking, and preserving. Despite its small stature, this dwarf tree is a prolific producer of cherries. You'll be amazed at the quantity of juicy, dark red cherries it yields and typically produces fruit earlier in the summer than other cherry varieties, so you can enjoy fresh cherries sooner. Add the North Star Cherry to your landscape and savor the sweet taste of success year after year.

  • Produces tart, plump cherries –  perfect for snacking right off the tree and baking
  • Displays smooth bark and dark green leaves with clusters of dainty white blooms in the spring
  • Cold-hardy and disease resistant to brown rot
  • Can bear fruit in its first year and may produce up to 30 quarts of cherries at maturity
  • Is self-fertile

Spacing Guide for Fruit Trees

The North Star Cherry Grows in zones 4 - 8

Your Tree’s Personality



Growth Speed


Mature Height

6' - 10'

Shipping Height

2' - 3'

Scientific Name

Prunus cerasus 'North Star'

Mature Spread

8' - 12'

Sun Preference

Full Sun

Soil Preference

Loamy, Well Drained

Wildlife Value

A variety of birds and mammals relish the cherries. The foliage is browsed.

Planting Instructions

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