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Skeena™Dark Sweet Cherry

Prunus avium 'Skeena™'

Skeena™ is an excellent self-fertile dark sweet cherry that shows good tolerance to splitting from the rain.  It ripens a couple weeks after Bing.  The fruit is large, attractive and excellent eating.  Could be a good choice for rainy areas.


Height

10-15 Feet

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Spread

10-12 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

5-8

Buy Skeena™Dark Sweet Cherry Online

Item # Description Price
3054 Skeena Sweet Cherry on Standard (Mazzard) Root - Extra-Large 5/8" & up caliper grade $25.99 Add to Cart
3820 Skeena Sweet Cherry on Semi-Dwarf (MaxMa) Root - Large 1/2"-5/8" caliper grade $25.99 Add to Cart
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A Little History about Skeena™Dark Sweet Cherry

Skeena™ was introduced from the Summerland, BC breeding program.

Prunus avium 'Skeena™' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Late blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Self-fertile
Disease Resistance
Crack resistance
Fruit Characteristics
Large fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Average vigor
Very productive
Spreading habit
Harvest Period
Mid-season
Other Attributes
Sweet
Very juicy
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Easy to grow
Uses
Good for pies
Juice or Cider
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking