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Cherry (Prunus) Merton Bigarreau
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Merton Bigarreau


Parentage: Knights Early Black x Napoleon Bigarreau

Description: Merton Bigarreau is a traditional, high quality cherry that produces a good crop of firm, black fruits with juicy red flesh. An outstanding flavour, sweet and rich!

History: Bred at the John Innes Horticultural Institute in 1924.

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

Uses for this variety

Cherry Bite Eating

Fruit attributes

Flowering group 2 Flowering group 2
Picking month Late July Picking month Late July