A "second" will most likely have several cuts visible on the trunk. These are from low growing branches that were removed too late in the season. This means they have not yet had time to heal over properly. Lac Balsam has been applied to all cuts.
Please note: 2nd trees are covered by our standard guarantee.
Wildlife trees, by comparison, may be crooked, may not be identified, may be smaller or even left over from a custom graft.
A popular Cornell University introduction known for its consistent heavy yield of large, dark, well flavoured fruit. Black Gold has good crack resistance and blooms very late making it extremely frost resistant. This exceptional sweet cherry is self fertile and also a good pollenizer, but not for early blooming varieties.
SELF-FERTILE | ZONE 4 | HARVEST: LATE JULY-EARLY AUG.