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Cherry - Sylvia

A naturally dwarf late fruiting Canadian variety, ideal for use on a patio or in a large tub. Produces masses of delicious sweet and juicy dark red fruit.

Season: Late July

Rootstock: Colt (semi-dwarf)

Planting Distance: 2m (6ft)

Approximate Height: 2.5m (8ft) after 10 years

Instances of poor pollination are nearly always caused by bad weather at blossom time, limiting the activity of insects.

This cherry tree is growing on a semi-dwarfing rootstock, ideal for the average garden.

Cherries need a sunny site and a neutral soil to crop well, a pH of 6.0 - 7.5 is ideal.