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Sunburst cherry


Round. Firm, juicy, aromatic, very good flavour, Self fertile.


Visitor reviews

  • 13 May 2017  Rainer Opitz,  Germany
    Hello to Canada, is this tree resistant against monilia laxa? Best regards, R. Opitz
  • 03 Mar 2012  Dave Hoare,  MIDDLESEX, United Kingdom
    I have 2 trees of this variety,1 of which gets approx 1hour more of sunlight due ti its situation facing directly south against the back of a shed. The flavours differ completely, the one in more sun is considerably sweeter yet the other has a more complex flavour

Tree register

United Kingdom

  • Alex in Scourie, SUTHERLAND
  • Toosie in Cambridge, CAMBRIDGESHIRE

Origins

  • Species: Prunus avium
  • Originates from: Canada
  • Introduced: 1965
  • Developed by: Summerland Research Station
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1489
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2005-019

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Dark Red

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering period: Early-Mid season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Precocity: Precocious

Parents and other ancestors of this variety


Horticultural

  • Fruit splitting  - Some resistance


Where to buy fresh fruit

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References

  • Fruit Expert
    Author: Hessayon

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