sour cherry tree


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Noun1.sour cherry tree - rather small Eurasian tree producing red to black acid edible fruit
cherry tree, cherry - any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
amarelle, Prunus cerasus caproniana - any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing pale red fruit with colorless juice
morello, Prunus cerasus austera - any of several cultivated sour cherry trees bearing fruit with dark skin and juice
marasca cherry, maraschino cherry, Prunus cerasus marasca, marasca - Dalmatian bitter wild cherry tree bearing fruit whose juice is made into maraschino liqueur
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Half of the driveway is being ripped out so that more of her favorite things -- sour cherry trees, Irish moss, blue flax, horseradish and asparagus -- can take root, somewhat willy-nilly, as is her preference.
In the United States, the sweet and sour cherry trees are the most important varieties.