BlackYork® sweet cherry introduced by Cornell University New York State Agricultural Experimental Station, Geneva, New York. The bloom and maturity time match with Bing. The fruit is medium to large size with round shape and dark red skin. It has good tolerance to bacterial canker.
BlackYork® Cherry Tree
BlackYork® is a mid-season cherry developed by Cornell University, NY. The fruit has good quality and well suited for the fresh market and processing. Tree is resistant to Bacterial Canker.
General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.
A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.