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Kent Bigarreau cherry

Heart shaped. Firm, sweet, juicy, rich flavour. Stone small to medium.

USDA identification images for Kent Bigarreau

The identification paintings in the USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection span the years 1886 to 1942.


    Citation: U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.

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    Origins

    • Species: Prunus avium

    Using

    • Picking season: Mid
    • Cropping: Good
    • Keeping (of fruit): 1-3 days
    • Food uses: Eating fresh

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 4
    • Ploidy: Diploid
    • Growth habit: Upright

    Climate

    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Cool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)

    Identification

    • Country of origin: United Kingdom
    • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
    • Flower colour: White
    • Leaf colour: Green
    • Fruit colour: Yellow / Red

    Where to buy fresh fruit

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    References

    • Cherries (1949)
      Author: Grubb

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