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Cupid Cherry vs September Ruby Apple

Prunus cerasus x fruticosa Cupid

Malus sp. September Ruby

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(new stock expected: fall of 2019)

Cupid Cherry
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Cupid 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. Cupid Cherry produces the largest fruit of all the sour cherries which is dark/red fruit and perfect for fresh eating but it tends to be a bit later than other varieties.

September Ruby is a hardy tree developed for the Prairie Fruit Breeding Cooperative. Our stock is grafted onto V3 or Siberian Crab rootstock for better planting. September Ruby is a vigorous grower that is resistant to fire blight. It is popular among orchards for its annual production. Its apples are very good for eating and cooking. This tree blooms in mid May for an attractive ornamental.

Although the height of this tree is listed as 20ft, it can grow to just 6ft on dwarfing rootstock like V3.

CUPID CHERRY QUICK FACTS

SEPTEMBER RUBY APPLE QUICK FACTS

Zone: 2a
Zone: 1b
Height: 2.0 m (7 ft)
Height: 6 m (20 ft)
Spread: 1.8 m (6 ft)
Spread: 6 m (20 ft)
Moisture: normal
Moisture: normal
Light: full sun
Light: full sun
Fall colour: orange
Berries: very large dark red/black cherries
Fruit size: 6.5g
Brix (sugar content): 19
Flavor: balanced - good for fresh eating
Harvest: late August to early September
Flowers: white
Flowers: range from white to pink
Growth rate: medium
Growth rate: fast
Life span: medium
Life span: long
Maintenance: medium
Suckering: low
Suckering: low
Pollution tolerance: medium
Pollution tolerance: high





Other Names: pf36


Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no
Ships To Canada: yes
Ships to USA: no