Cherry Trees for the Front Range

Asked July 4, 2020, 10:37 PM EDT

Can you recommend a variety or varieties of Cherry Tree that provides fruit and would do well along the Front Range?

Arapahoe County Colorado

1 Response

Here is a great resource: The Front Range Recommended Tree List. Under 'Prunus' are the recommended cherry tree varieties. Just be sure to note the cultural factors and the comments sections.

https://extension.colostate.edu/docs/pubs/garden/treereclist.pdf

And here is some additional information that might be helpful:

https://planttalk.colostate.edu/topics/fruits/1202-cherries/

https://extension.colostate.edu/topic-areas/yard-garden/pollination-of-tree-fruits-7-002/

https://extension.colostate.edu/topic-areas/yard-garden/backyard-orchard-stone-fruits-2-804/