Romeo Cherry is a hardy deciduous hybrid shrub variety of Sour Cherry released in the Romance Series of dwarf sour cherries from the University of Saskatchewan in 2004. It features dark red/black, flavourful fruit most suitable for fresh eating, processing, and juice production. Romeo Cherry is also suitable as an accent or landscape tree.
Romeo Cherry - 1 Year Old
Romeo cherry is a Dwarf Sour Cherry variety released by the University of Saskatchewan Fruit Program in 2004 as part of their 'Romance' series. It is similar to their 'Carmine Jewel' variety, but produces fruit later in the season. It is highly productive, good either fresh or processed and excellent for juice.
Fruit Size: 4g Brix (Sugar content): 22 Colour: Dark Red to Black Harvest: Late - late August to early September Final Height: 2m
Price includes University of Saskatchewan Royalty.
Stock Type: Tissue Culture (2.5" minipot) Age: 1 year (1+0) Size: 15-30 cm (6-12")
Zone: 2a Height: 3 m (10 ft) Spread: 1.8 m (6 ft) Moisture: normal Light: full sun Fall colour: orange Berries: medium sized dark red/black cherries best for making juice or fresh eating Flowers: white Growth rate: medium Life span: medium Suckering: low Pollution tolerance: medium