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Cherry (Prunus) Celeste®
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Celeste ®


Parentage: Van x Newstar

Description: Celeste, also known as Sumpaca is one of the best early-season eating varieties. Dark red, large fruits of excellent eating quality. Very sweet, quite mild, with a pleasant cherry aftertaste. Ideal for patio growing due to it's naturally dwarf, compact habit. Best eaten straight from the tree!

History: Developed by the Summerland Research Station, Canada in 1990.

General attributes

Comparatively trouble free Comparatively trouble free

Uses for this variety

Cherry Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 2 Flowering group 2
Self-fertile Self-fertile
Suitable for patio Suitable for patio
Picking month Early July Picking month Early July