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Cherry (Prunus) Summer Sun
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Summer Sun


Description: Summer Sun is a very hardy variety and produces crops even in unfavourable areas. A good bushy shape makes the tree easy to manage. Fruits are red to dark red, firm and crunchy and have an exquisite flavour. Sets fair crops on its own, but more prolific if pollinated by any other self fertile variety.

History: Developed at the John Innes Centre, Norwich in 1970. Received an Award of Garden Merit from the Royal Horticultural Society.

Pollination Partners: Cherry Celeste Cherry Lapins Cherokee Cherry Morello Cherry Skeena Cherry Stella Cherry Sunburst Cherry Sweetheart Cherry Waterloo

General attributes

Award-winning Award-winning

Uses for this variety

Cherry Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 3 Flowering group 3
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio
Picking month Late July Picking month Late July