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Cherry trees
Napoleon Bigarreau

A traditional white cherry, with an excellent flavour and appearance.
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Growing


Cherry trees
Napoleon Bigarreau
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group5
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Warm climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Cherry trees
Napoleon Bigarreau
Picking seasonEarly
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Flavour style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
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Problems


Cherry trees
Napoleon Bigarreau
CankerVery susceptible
Fruit splittingVery susceptible
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Identification


Cherry trees
Napoleon Bigarreau
Country of originGermany
Period of origin1750 - 1799
Fruit colourYellow / Red
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