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Cherry trees
Amber Heart

The most popular traditional English white cherry, widely known as Kent Bigarreau.
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Growing


Cherry trees
Amber Heart
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilityNot self-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
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Using


Cherry trees
Amber Heart
Picking seasonMid
CroppingGood
Keeping1-3 days
Useful forEating fresh
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Problems


Cherry trees
Amber Heart
Disease resistancePoor
CankerVery susceptible
Fruit splittingSome susceptibility
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Climate


Cherry trees
Amber Heart
Climate typeTemperate climates
Summer average maximum temperaturesCool ( 20-24C / 68-75F)
Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)
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Identification


Cherry trees
Amber Heart
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1900 - 1949
Flower colourWhite
Fruit colourYellow / Red
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