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Governor Wood cherry


Roundish heart shaped. Soft, sweet, juicy, fairly good flavour. Stone medium.


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Tree register

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

Origins

  • Species: Prunus avium
  • Originates from: Kent, United Kingdom
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1522
  • UK National Fruit Collection accession: 2002-078

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Red + Yellow

Using

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

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid season
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Cherry incompatibility group: Group 10

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates

Diseases

  • Canker  - Some susceptibility

Horticultural

  • Fruit splitting  - Very susceptible


Where to buy fresh fruit

No orchards have registered as growing this variety. If you grow this and want to register please go to our Orchard Registration form.



References

  • Fruit Expert
    Author: Hessayon


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