Early Star sweet cherry is a cross between “Bigarreau Burlat” and Stella. It has very dark fruit with good flavor. It ripens very early around late June. The tree is medium vigor with upright growing habit. Grows zones 5 to 8.
Early Star Cherry Tree
Early Star sweet cherry is a early maturing variety with dark fruit and and good flavor. Grows zones 5-8.
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.