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Fruit tree comparison - Penny
Cherry trees


Penny is a high quality very late-season black cherry - it ripens in mid-August.  Remove this variety from the comparison


Gardening skill? Average
Cropping Good
Fertility? Not self-fertile
Flowering group? 3
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Average growth
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening


Picking season? Very late
Use / keeping? 1-3 days
keep in a fridge
Flavour quality? Very good
Flavour style Sweeter

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Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 1950 - 1999
Fruit colour Black
Blossom colour White
Leaf colour Green