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Cherry-shrub 'Romeo'

Also called Dwarf Cherry


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Cherry-shrub 'Romeo' - Romeo Cherry - Photo courtesy of Bylands Nurseries Ltd.

Series: Romance

More About 'Romeo'

  • Prunus x kerrasis 'Romeo'
  • Large, deep crimson, sweet cherries
  • Excellent for fresh eating
  • Exceptionally hardy selection
  • Self-pollinating
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Ripens: late August

Zone:

2

Height:

200-250 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm
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Romeo Cherry Growing and Maintenance Tips

Romeo cherry grows best in average to evenly moist conditions, in full sun. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will thrive in city environments. This is a self-pollinating cultivar so it doesn't require a second plant nearby to set fruit.


'Romeo' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Rounded

Foliage Color

Green