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Merton Glory cherry

A early/mid-season English white cherry.

Visitor reviews

  • 02 Feb 2012  Tahir,  United Kingdom
    An excellent white cherry, as good in our location as Rainier

Tree register

United Kingdom


  • Species: Prunus avium
  • Originates from: United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 1930s
  • Developed by: John Innes Research
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 2019


  • Fruit colour: White


  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sweeter
  • Harvest period: Early season
  • Use / keeping: 1-3 days


  • Cropping: Good
  • Flowering period: Early-Mid season
  • Flowering group: 2
  • Fertility: Self-sterile
  • Cherry universal pollinator: Yes
  • Pollinating others: Good
  • General disease resistance: Good


  • Canker  - Very resistant

Where to buy fresh fruit

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