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no longer available Sour Cherry SASKIA®

SASKIA® cherry tree produces large, dark-red fruit that is firm and sweet, resistant to cracking. The tree is small and compact, bears at a young age, and is partialy self-fertile. Disease-resistant to brown rot and leaf spot.

Picking season: late June
Fruit size: large, 7,5g
Fruit colour: dark red
Vigour: medium strong
Growth habit: spreading
Start to bear fruit: early
Cropping: medium
Bearing regularity: regular
Self-fertility: partialy self-fertile but produce larger harvests when planted with another variety
Blossom frost-resistance: no
Cold hardiness: very good
Suitable for organic or no-spray culture: yes
General disease-resistance: very good

We offer SASKIA® sour cherry trees grown on dwarfing Gisela 5 rootstock. They are easily maintained at only 2,5m tall.

Details and Specifications
Pot growing plant:yes
Rootstock Characteristics and Description:GISELA ® 5 (P. cerasus x P. canescens) - A new compact Rootstock for Cherries With a size reduction of some 40% over colt, Cherry Trees of only 2,5 to 3m in height are now easily attainable with only the basic pruning required of all Cherries. Very productive early in life, good yields after only 2 seasons, and sometimes on the maiden year. Ideal for the intense orchard, smaller garden and tubs & planters. Highly recommended as the best general rootstock for cherries.

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Sour Cherry SASKIA®

  • Product Code: SASKIA®-kontajner
  • Availability: no longer available
  • Height of plant when delivery: 160 cm
  • Pot size: 7 Liter Pot
  • Rootstock-vigour : GISELA® 5 - dwarfing

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