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Growth Form: spreading

Crown Density: moderate

Size: 3 feet high 4 foot spread

Drought Resistance: good

Cold Hardiness: good

Growth Rate: rapid

Life Span: short

Elevational Range: to 7,500 feet

Soil Conditions: best on sandy to loamy soils

Possible Insect Problems: pear slug; fall web worm

Possible Disease Problems: powdery mildew

Wildlife Value: excellent: browse and food value

Seasonal Color: pink flowers

Miscellany: native; edible fruit


From "Trees for Conservation: A Buyer's Guide" by Colorado State Forest Service



Sand Cherry

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  • All orders are final. If an item is out of stock, Morgan Conservation District will work to fulfill the item with another supplier, but no guarantees can be made. In this case, returns shall be issued to customers within 90 days of original purchase date. 

  • All orders will be picked up at Morgan Conservation District's Office at 200 West Railroad Avenue in Fort Morgan, Colorado in May 2024. More information will be emailed closer to delivery day. 

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