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Morello cherry


The most widely-grown sour cherry


Visitor reviews

  • 17 May 2012  Dave Liezen,  WASHINGTON, United States
    Planted this in '07, standing on Gisela 5. Excellent crops for so small a tree and incredible flavor. Want to find room for another on a larger root stock.

Tree register

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Spring blossom records for this variety

2017 season

  • 14th October  2017  - tree owned by Neville in Tea Tree Gully, Australia

2013 season

  • 9th May  2013  - tree owned by Richard in York, United Kingdom

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Harvest records for this variety

2013 season

  • 4th week July  2013  - tree owned by Richard in York, United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Prunus cerasus
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1538

Using

  • Uses: Cooking
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sharper
  • Harvest period: Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-3 days

Growing

  • Flowering period: Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Cherry universal pollinator: Yes
  • Pollinating others: Good

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates
  • Climate suitability: Tolerates cold winters

Other qualities

  • Awards: RHS AGM 1993

Diseases

  • Canker  - Some resistance


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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