Sweet Cherries

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Sweet Cherries

Post: # 47596Post Rohen
Mon Jan 29, 2007 1:00 pm

Have just bought two trees to plant a stella and a sunburst.

Am thinking of angling them so that I can net and pick them easily

Is this a good thing or should I plant them upright?
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Post: # 47607Post Chickpea
Mon Jan 29, 2007 6:00 pm

The branches will tend to grow upright over time whatever angle you plant the trunk. Can you train cherries at all - into a fan or espalier perhaps? That would help with protecting and picking.

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