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St James Village Orchard

Details of the Tree at Grid Ref G3

Tree Details   
Grid Ref
G3
Tree Type Cherry
Variety Morello
Rootstock Colt
Date Planted 15 March 2010
Tree Description Deep crimson to black, rich rather bitter-sweet flavour when ripe. Self fertile, a heavy cropper. An August and September cooking cherry.
Comments Died 2014 and removed. Will not be replaced to help keep space clear for marquee when required
Orchard Map
If you gather not by hand (which is Tedious) Lay a truss of straw beneath the Tree and over that a blanket, discretely shaking them down, not to many at a time   (Cook, The Making of Cider 1678)