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Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere

Golden Sphere is a large yellow Cherry Plum with a sweet plum-like flavour.
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Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere
Picking monthAugust
Picking seasonMid
CroppingLight
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
Fruit persistenceNormal ripening
Flavour qualityGood
Food usesCulinary
Cling-stoneClingstone
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Growing


Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilityPartially self-fertile
Flowering group1
Pollinating othersAverage
VigourAverage vigour
Bearing regularityRegular
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Problems


Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere
Disease resistanceGood
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Climate


Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
Cold (< 20C / 67F)
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Identification


Cherry plum trees
Golden Sphere
Country of originUkraine
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Flower colourWhite
Leaf colourGreen
Fruit colourYellow
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