Here we are looking at fruiting Cherry Tree Varieties, including self pollinating cherry trees are readily available for sale for the home gardener as well as the commercial grower.
Dwarf Cherry Trees
And for those with smaller areas, or those who wish to grow cherry trees in pots or containers you can also buy dwarf cherry trees. Most are really a 'semi dwarf' that will reach around half the size of a full sized tree, maybe a little bigger. These dwarf cherries are grafted onto a dwarfing rootstock usually 'colt'.
With well over 50 varieties of Cherry trees available, some self pollinating and other requiring a suitable pollinator cherry trees make a great fruit tree for the home orchard. Some varieties fruit earlier than others and flesh colour and characteristics vary.
Cherry Trees Varieties for Australia
A large, dark red cherry with firm flesh. Used for jam as well as eating. Suits warmer climates.
Cherry Trees are available for sale online from the following growers and nurseries