Printer Friendly Version Print Plant Details

Cherry 'Vista'

More About 'Vista'

  • Prunus avium 'Vista'
  • Large-sized fruit with a dark red skin
  • Fruit is susceptible to cracking
  • A sweet cherry, good for jams and jellies
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Ripens: Early July

Interesting Notes:

 

Zone:

5

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

6-7 m
×

Vista Cherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Vista cherry trees require cross-pollination; another cherry cultivar in the neighbourhood, flowering at the same time, in order to produce fruit. 

Cherry trees are adaptable to many types of soil but do not tolerate areas with standing water. Regular pruning in the winter keeps the crowns of the trees thin and prevents disease.


'Vista' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green