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Old Black Heart Cherry

Prunus avium
A small old-fashioned heart shaped black cherry.

Origin: Kent UK

Pollination:  Old Black Heart is self-sterile and would require a pollinator to produce a crop. Show suitable pollination partners

A guide to choosing Cherry Trees

Old Black Heart 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
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Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush *Reduced Price*
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F12/1 - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden

Main characteristics of Old Black Heart

Use Dessert
Colour Black
Flavour Sweet
Season of use  Mid

Disease resistance  Bacterial Canker: Susceptible

Pollination group  B
Self fertility  Self-sterile
Incompatibility group 3
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