The fruit is dark red, about half an inch to a full inch, matures in early to mid-summer. The bark is gray-brown, smooth and glossy and it often peels. Originates from the Caspian-Black Sea region and Asia. Wonderfully delicious, cherry fruit is packed with full of health-benefiting nutrients and unique antioxidants. Cherries are one of the very low calorie fruits however, rich source of nutrients, vitamins, Potassium, and minerals. Both sweet as well as tart cherries are packed with numerous health benefiting compounds that are essential for wellness.