Own root 'Schattenmorelle'

Trees with small crown for hand picking

Vigour

In comparison to trees grafted on Prunus avium the own root 'Schattenmorelle' grows
40 - 50%.

Characteristics

Most sour cherry varieties grow very strongly and are only moderately fertile when standing on their own root. The variety 'Schattenmorelle' shows a significant decrease of the growth rate instead. The trees are compact and very fertile and well suited for hand picking.

Spacing

1,5 - 2 m x 3,5 - 4,5 m

Site

Also suitable for dry and more light soils. Good frost hardiness.

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