All about apples, pears, plums, and cherries - and orchards where they are grown

Sweetheart® cherry


Firm, good flavour. Self fertile.


Visitor reviews

  • 13 Oct 2012  El,  WISCONSIN, United States
    Very firm. Keeps extremely well when refridgerated. Has a great taste. I happen to like softer juicier fruit when cooking with sweet cherries, but it also does okay there.

Tree register

United States

  • KC in Littleton, COLORADO

United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Prunus avium
  • Originates from: Canada
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1417

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Bright Red

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Harvest period: Mid-Late season
  • Use / keeping: 1-3 days

Growing

  • Flowering period: Mid-Late season
  • Flowering group: 4
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Cherry universal pollinator: Yes

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates

Also known as

  • Sumtare

Parents and other ancestors of this variety


Diseases

  • Mildew  - Some susceptibility

Horticultural

  • Fruit splitting  - 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.




©2019 Orange Pippin Ltd. All rights reserved.

You may not reproduce any of the content of this website without our express permission.
We do not accept any liability for loss or damage incurred as a result of any errors in the content of this website.