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Burgundy Pearl® Dark Sweet Cherry

Prunus avium 'Burgundy Pearl®'

Burgundy Pearl® ripens just a few days before Bing and has a crunchy, firm texture with a mild sweet/acidic flavor.


Height

12-16 Feet

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Spread

10-14 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

5-8

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Item # Description Price
3817 Burgundy Pearl(R) Cherry on Semi-Dwarf (MaxMa) root, Large 1/2-5/8" caliper grade $31.99 Add to Cart

Prunus avium 'Burgundy Pearl®'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

A moderate to heavy producer that is said to be resistant to bacterial canker and cracking. It is  very hardy. Burgundy Pearl® is a mid-season bloomer, like Bing, and will pollinate with most varieties except Royal Anne, Napoleon, or Emperor Francis.

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A Little History about Burgundy Pearl® Dark Sweet Cherry

Introduced by Cornell University.

Prunus avium 'Burgundy Pearl®' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Mid-season blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Pollinizer needed
Disease Resistance
Crack resistance
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Freestone
Growth Rate/Habit
Average vigor
Upright habit
Harvest Period
Concentrated harvest
Early season
Other Attributes
Very crisp
Short shelf-life
Sub-acid flavor
Sweet
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Frost Sensitive
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Average skill
Uses
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking