CHERRY PLUM: Windbreak. Grows to a height of 9m and a width of 9m . It has a moderate growth rate. Cherry Plum will flower in September and the seeds ripen from February to March The flowers from this plant are hermaphrodite and pollinated by bees. Grows in light (sandy),medium (loamy),hard (clay) soil if well drained. Grows in semi or full sun. Grows on a sunny edge and works within dappled shade. Cropping can be erratic, 'Golden Sphere' and 'Gypsy' more reliable.