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Fruit tree comparisons


Ornamental cherry trees
Pink Perfection
Fruit tree comparison - Red Sentinel
Crab apple trees
Red Sentinel
Fruit tree comparison - Victoria
Plum trees
Victoria

The definitive pink blossom tree, offers a long-lasting display of pink double flowers.Malus Red Sentinel has classic white blossom and a profusion of tiny scarlet persistent fruits.Victoria is the definitive English plum, attractive fruit, good for eating, outstanding flavour for cooking.
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Growing


Ornamental cherry trees
Pink Perfection
Crab apple trees
Red Sentinel
Plum trees
Victoria
Gardening skillAverage
Beginner
Beginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Self-fertile
Flowering group2
3
Pollinating othersGood
Good
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Temperate climates
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Using


Ornamental cherry trees
Pink Perfection
Crab apple trees
Red Sentinel
Plum trees
Victoria
Picking seasonLate
Mid
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingHeavy
Food usesCulinary
Eating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
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Problems


Ornamental cherry trees
Pink Perfection
Crab apple trees
Red Sentinel
Plum trees
Victoria
Disease resistanceGood
Poor
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Identification


Ornamental cherry trees
Pink Perfection
Crab apple trees
Red Sentinel
Plum trees
Victoria
Country of originUnited Kingdom
United Kingdom
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Flowering monthApril
May
Blossom colourPink
White
White
Fruit colourRed
Red
AwardsRHS AGM (current)
RHS AGM (current)
RHS AM
RHS AGM (current)
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