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Napoleon Cherry

Prunus avium
Napoleon cherry is a popular traditional white cherry once widely grown in Kent and known as 'Kent Nap'

Origin: Kent UK

Pollination: Napoleon is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop
Show suitable pollination partners
Cherry - Napoleon
Image © Nick Dunn

Napoleon Cherry Trees for sale - order online

We have now stopped taking orders for the winter 2013/14 planting season. Our 2014/15 list is currently being prepared. It will be available from 1st May when we will start taking orders for delivery next autumn/winter. We regret we have had to stop taking orders earlier than anticipated because of the warm weather.
Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock Age/Form Availability Price Qty required
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing 1 year Maiden 2014/15
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing 1 year Maiden *Reduced Price* Sold out
Colt - Semi-vigorous 1 year Maiden 2014/15
Colt - Semi-vigorous 2 years Bush Sold out
Colt - Semi-vigorous 2 years Half Standard 2014/15
F12/1 - Very vigorous 1 year Maiden 2014/15
The availability information shown in the availability column in the table is always up-to-date.
Available means Available for supply from Nov 2013 to March 2014
2014/15 means Sold out but available for supply winter 2014/15. Orders taken from May 2014
Sold out means Sold out for supply Nov 2013 to March 2014. May be available again winter 14/15

Main characteristics of Napoleon

Use Dessert
Colour Red on Yellow
Flavour Sweet
Season of use  Late Mid

Tree vigour  Moderate

Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Incompatibility group 3
Pollinators Show suitable pollination partners
Other names  Napoleon Bigarreau

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