1 Package of 25 Seeds
The flowers are white or pink in a scarlet calyx , opening with or before the leaves in spring. They are reliably profuse, arranged in clusters on scarlet pedicels and are 1.5–2 cm in diameter. The fruit is a sweet but slightly tart cherry 5–12 mm (rarely to 25 mm) in diameter, scarlet, ripening in early summer. It prefers the full sun and grows naturally in a variety of soils. It is drought-resistant, and cold-resistant to hardiness zone. Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours. Stratification: cold stratify for 60-90 days. Germination: sow 1" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.