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Cherry trees
Celeste

Celeste is a compact dark red/black cherry, one of the best early-season varieties, with a sweet mild flavour.
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Cherry trees
Celeste
Picking seasonEarly
CroppingHeavy
Keeping (of fruit)Does not keep
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Flavour qualityVery good
Food usesEating fresh
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Growing


Cherry trees
Celeste
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
VigourWeak growing
Natural dwarf
PrecocitySlow to start bearing
Bearing regularityRegular
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Cherry trees
Celeste
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Climate


Cherry trees
Celeste
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Cherry trees
Celeste
Country of originCanada
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Flower colourWhite
Leaf colourGreen
Fruit colourRed - dark
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