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Black cherries

A list of so-called "black" or dark-skinned cherry varieties.


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Categories

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Form

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  • 1
  • 2

Mature size

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  • 3
  • 1
  • 3

Rootstocks

  • 4?
  • 2?
  • 2?
  • 1?
  • 3?

Supplied as

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  • 1

Using

Picking month

Cropping

  • 1
  • 5

Picking season

  • 1
  • 1
  • 3
  • 1

Keeping (of fruit)

  • 6

Fruit persistence

  • 5

Flavour quality

  • 5
  • 1

Wildlife

Flavour style (apples)

Food uses

  • 6

Cooking result

Discoloration of fruit

Juice style

Juice colour

Vitamin C content

Cling-stone


Growing

Gardening skill

  • 4
  • 2

Self-fertility

  • 6

Flowering group

  • 4
  • 1
  • 1

Pollinating others

  • 6

Ploidy

  • 1

Vigour

  • 3
  • 3

Growth rate

Precocity

Bearing regularity

  • 6

Fruit bearing

Sunlight

  • 1

Pruning

Cherry incompatibility group

    Cherry universal pollinator

      Feathers on maiden

        Organic culture

        Longevity


        Problems

        Apricot shot-hole

          Bacterial canker

          • 1

          Bacterial spot

            Cherry blackfly aphid

              Cherry slugworm

                Die-back / Gummosis

                Fruit splitting

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                • 2

                Peach leaf curl

                Plum fruit moth

                Plum pox virus (Sharka)

                Silverleaf

                Woolly aphid

                Disease resistance

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                • 1

                Canker

                • 1

                Fireblight

                Mildew

                Scab

                Bitter pit

                Blossom wilt

                Brown rot

                Codling moth

                  Leaf spot


                    Climate

                    Climate suitability

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                    • 3
                    • 2

                    Cold-hardiness

                    Cold hardiness (USDA)

                    Summer average maximum temperatures

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                    Frost resistance of blossom

                    • 1

                    Identification

                    Country of origin

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                    Period of origin

                    • 1
                    • 1
                    • 4

                    Flowering month

                    Flower colour

                    • 6

                    Flower form

                    • 2

                    Leaf colour

                    • 6

                    Leaf colour - autumn

                    Flesh colour

                    Fruit colour

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                    • 1
                    • 5
                    • 3
                    • 1
                    • 3

                    Fruit size

                    • 2

                    Awards

                    • 2

                    Varieties list

                    • Cherry trees

                      Black Oliver

                      A traditional English black cherry from the West Midlands.
                      • Picking season: Mid
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Hertford

                      A large dark red English cherry with a good flavour.
                      • Picking season: Late
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Knight's Early Black

                      Knight's Early Black cherry trees
                      A traditional English early-season black cherry
                      • Picking season: Early
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Kordia

                      Kordia cherry trees
                      Kordia is a large late-season true black cherry variety with a good balanced cherry flavour.
                      • Picking season: Late
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Penny

                      Penny cherry trees
                      Penny is a high quality late-season black cherry - ripening in mid-August.
                      £22.95 - £44.50buy
                      • Picking season: Very late
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Regina

                      Regina cherry trees
                      Regina is a new late-season sweet black cherry, with a good flavour and resistance to splitting.
                      • Picking season: Late
                      • Self-fertility: Not self-fertile
                    • Cherry trees

                      Waterloo