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Stella Cherry is Self-Fertile (so no need for a second cherry tree to pollinate it) and is a really heavy, reliable cropper because it has good resistance to late frosts. Unlike most other sweet cherry varieties, it will thrive in slightly exposed locations but can also be grown in a pot on a patio. The sweetly flavoured dark-skinned, plump juicy, aromatic fruits will be ready to pick from mid late July each year from the 3rd growing season onwards expect a harvest of 5kg fruit per t...

from WonderHowTo

How to Grow an Avocado Tree at Home

While it is convenient to buy avocados from the local supermarket, you can also start investing in the long-term goal of having free avocados coming from your own backyard by growing an avocado tree straight from the pit. To get started, remove the seed from the avocado fruit, being careful to remove all the fruit from the pit. Then poke three toothpicks into the pit and suspend the pit over a glass of water so that roots and a stem can start growing over the span of a few weeks. Once you…

from eHow

How to Grow a Cherry Tree from Seed or Pit

How to grow cherry tree from seeds. I'm sure I'll just end up buying a tree & planting it but this is still good to know!