Mahaleb seedling

Prunus mahaleb (or St. Lucia cherry)

Indigenous species of central-southern Europe. High vigor with intermediate habitus. It has little or no polloniferous activity. Suitable for loose, well-drained, dry soils. Tolerant to active limestone and in conditions of no irrigation system. The productivity is higher than the Prunus Avium seedling; slow fruit set, but on the other hand giving good size and quality.