mazzard cherry


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Related to mazzard cherry: Prunus avium
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Noun1.mazzard cherry - wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for graftingmazzard cherry - wild or seedling sweet cherry used as stock for grafting
Prunus avium, sweet cherry - large Eurasian tree producing small dark bitter fruit in the wild but edible sweet fruit under cultivation
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The south edge of the property, however, was not mined and has good topsoil that supports some large, straight black cherry, sugar maple, unusually large mazzard cherry (European sweet cherry), and a great many Osage-oranges, archaic-looking trees with ridged and twisted bark, angular gnarled branches and softball-sized green fruit (see sidebar).