Every gardener wants all kinds of plants to grow and give abundant harvests on the site, from everyday vegetables on the table to amazingly beautiful flowers. Sweet cherry is considered a rather difficult fruit tree to grow. Therefore, many gardeners are wondering - how to plant cherriesto get a good, stable harvest?
The answer to this question is not as difficult as it seems. When planting cherries, there are several main points to consider:
- cherries love light and warmth... Therefore, it must be planted not only in a sunny place, but also protected from the wind;
- cherries love water, but does not tolerate stagnant water... Therefore, the place for cherries should be well-drained, the soil is light, for example, loamy, but not completely sandy, since the moisture will quickly go away. you should also find out the level of occurrence of groundwater, if it is insufficient, then it is better not to plant cherries in this place;
- cherries, as well as cherries, are necessary cross-pollination... Therefore, it is best to plant two or three cherry and cherry trees on the site.
- optimal time for planting cherries - mid - end of April, i.e. before the appearance of the kidneys. At the same time, you can prune cherry branches.
Compliance with such simple recommendations for planting cherries will allow you to grow a healthy tree and get a bountiful harvest of delicious berries.