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May Duke Feathered 125-150cm (Avium F-12/1)

£30.50
Size: 
Feathered 125-150cm (Avium F-12/1)
Type: 
Culinary
Fertility: 
partially self-fertile
Rootstock: 
Avium F-12/1 - Vigorous
Use: 
Mid June - Mid July
SKU: CHEMAYD-45315-DU
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Description

Tender, juicy with a rich flavour; stone is small; appears to thrive in ordinary soils and in most situations; tree is vigorous, hardy and a heavy cropper; the name May Duke is supposed to be a corruption of Medoc, from where this type of cherry was first brought; although, that said, it was known in France as Anglaise Hátive (the English early) which suggests British origins; all in all, an excellent cherry. The fruits have a small stone, and are red, tender, with a dark-coloured juice that stains red.This partially self-fertile Cherry is believed to have originated from in