Summer 2021 - important noticeWe are now accepting pre-orders for delivery from September for pot grown trees and December for bare-rooted trees. More>
Orange Pippin Trees UK logo
Reset comparisons

Fruit tree comparisons



Cherry trees
Sweetheart

Sweetheart is one of the best-flavoured late-season cherries for the UK climate.
remove

Growing


Cherry trees
Sweetheart
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersGood
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
top

Using


Cherry trees
Sweetheart
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingHeavy
Food usesEating fresh
top

Problems


Cherry trees
Sweetheart
Bacterial cankerSome susceptibility
Fruit splittingSome resistance
top

Identification


Cherry trees
Sweetheart
Country of originCanada
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourRed
AwardsRHS Award of Garden Merit
top