Cherry - Sunburst

Sunburst Cherry

Prunus avium
A heavy cropping self fertile cherry producing large sweet almost black fruit.

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

A guide to choosing Cherry Trees

Sunburst 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   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
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Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush
Gisela 5 - Semi-dwarfing   2 years Bush *Reduced Price*
Colt - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden
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Colt - Semi-vigorous   1 year Maiden *Reduced Price*
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Colt - Semi-vigorous   2 years Fan Trained
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Colt - Semi-vigorous   2 years Half Standard
F12/1 - Very vigorous   1 year Maiden
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Main characteristics of Sunburst

Use Dessert
Colour Dark Red
Flavour Sweet
Season of use  Late

Tree vigour  Moderate

Pollination group  D
Self fertility  Self Fertile
Incompatibility group Universal donor
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