The fruit is medium-sized and has firm flesh, tasting much like Bing—perhaps a little less sweet. The robust, dependable tree shows off spectacular blossoms in the spring which develop into short-stemmed cherries that grow in big clusters around the branch. Van is famous for its crack-resistance. Originates from Summerland, British Columbia around 1942. Ripens in June. Pollinator required: Choose any other sweet cherry variety except Regina™.