Common Name: Cherry Morello (Acid)
Latin Name: Prunus avium Morello
Soil: deep, moist but well-drained soil
Position: Full sun
Flowering period/colour: April to May/ White
Fruit picking time: August
Fruit Size/colour: Large/ near black
Pollination group: Self Fertile
By far the most popular acid cherry. It can be picked at the very sour, dark red stage for stewing or left under netting until near black and bitter-sweet. The flesh is dark red - growth is compact and spreading. This is a self fertile cherry, which will also help to pollinate most other varieties.
This CherryTree is supplied in a 10 litre container suitable for planting all year round. The total height of this tree is approximately 1.5-2.1m (5-7ft) depending on which size you have chosen.
All of our cherry trees are grown in the UK to the highest standard. Every order comes complete with planting instructions and a guide to looking after your purchase. (Example of our 2 year old, 10 litre Bush and Half Standard cherry trees can be seen to the left. Please note that sizes may vary slightly depending on the time of year and which rootstock you have chosen.)
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