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Bigarreau de Mezel cherry


Heart-shaped. A little fibrous, moderately juicy, good flavour.


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We don't have any registered trees for this variety yet.

Origins

  • Species: Prunus avium
  • Originates from: Kent, United Kingdom
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1276
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2002-073

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Dark Red

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Harvest period: Mid season

Growing

  • Flowering period: Early season
  • Flowering group: 1
  • Fertility: Self-sterile

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates

Diseases

  • Canker  - Very susceptible
  • Brown rot  Monilinia fructigena  - Some resistance

Horticultural

  • Fruit splitting  - Some resistance


Where to buy fresh fruit

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