CORNELIAN CHERRY

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CORNELIAN CHERRY suitable for counties:
NEW YORK: All counties

Cornelian cherry belongs to family of cornaceae plants, its species name is mas. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Cornelian cherry has green foliage and bears yellow colored flowers. Cornelian cherry booms in mid spring.The plant grows in erect form with single stem. Cornelian cherry is a slow growing plant, a mature Cornelian cherry can grow up to 26 feet. This plant has very low tolerance to draught conditons.

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Yellow
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 26
Drought Tolerance : Low Frost Free Days, Minimum : 130
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -27 Palatable Human : Yes
Bloom Period : Mid Spring
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Reproduction

Bloom Period : Mid Spring Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : High Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Spring
Fruit/Seed Period End : Summer Fruit/Seed Persistence : Yes
Propogated by Bare Root : Yes Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : Yes Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 2300
Seed Spread Rate : None Seedling Vigor : Medium
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Medium
Palatable Graze Animal : - - Palatable Human : Yes
Post Product : No Protein Potential : - -
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : High
Coppice Potential : Yes Fall Conspicuous : Yes
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Yellow
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Dense Foliage Porosity Winter : Moderate
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : Red
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Single Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : 20
Height, Mature (feet) : 26 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : Yes Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : Yes Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : Yes
Drought Tolerance : Low Fertility Requirement : Medium
Fire Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : 130
Hedge Tolerance : Medium Moisture Use : Medium
pH (Minimum) : 5.0 pH (Maximum) : 7.5
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 300 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 1200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 50 Precipitation (Maximum) : 50
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 30 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intermediate Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -27

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Cornelian cherry
Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. France.
Cornelian cherry
R.A. Howard. ©Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, MA, Boston, Arnold Arboretum.
Cornelian cherry
R.A. Howard. ©Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, MA, Boston, Arnold Arboretum.
Cornelian cherry
R.A. Howard. ©Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, WA, Seattle.
Cornelian cherry
R.A. Howard. ©Smithsonian Institution. Courtesy of Smithsonian Institution, Richard A. Howard Photograph Collection. United States, MA, Boston, Arnold Arboretum.
Cornelian cherry
©Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, CO.

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