Cherry - Morello

Morello Cherry

Prunus cerasus
The best known and most widely grown of the acid cherries in the UK.

Origin: Kent UK

Pollination:  Morello is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Cherry Trees

Morello Cherry Trees for sale - order online

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 / Vigour / Age / Form
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   1 year Maiden
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush *Reduced Price*
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Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Fan Trained
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Colt - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden
Colt - Semi-vigorous   2 years Fan Trained
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Colt - Semi-vigorous   2 years Half Standard
Colt - Semi-vigorous   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*
F12/1 - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden

Main characteristics of Morello

Use Culinary
Colour Red
Flavour Acid
Season of use  Late

Tree vigour  Moderate
Tree habit  Upright-Spreading
Disease resistance  Bacterial Canker: Resistant
Suitable for Northern Britain

Pollination group  E
Self fertility  Self Fertile
Incompatibility group Universal donor
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