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Colt cherry rootstocks

Prunus avium

Colt is a semi-vigorous rootstock, compatible with all varieties of sweet cherries and many sour cherries.

Sold in bundles of 5 rootstocks.

Colt cherry rootstocks for sale

Please order by January for delivery in February - March.

  • Colt rootstocks (5-pack) 15.00€
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Growing and Training

Colt produces a mature tree with a height between 3m - 5m, and fruit production should start at the age of 3-4 years. No staking is required once the tree is established.

Trees grafted on Colt rootstock can be spaced 4m-5m apart in the orchard.

Colt can be used to produce large cherry bushes, half-standards, and large cherry fans.

Colt characteristics

  • Disease resistanceAverage
  • Bacterial cankerSome resistance
  • Country of originUnited Kingdom
  • Period of origin1950 - 1999