As the name suggests, Sweetheart™ is a large, bright red heart-shaped cherry. Sweetheart™ matures at the end of the season and remains firm after picking. This self-fruitful cross of Van and Newstar is productive with good firmness, size and flavor. The tree is spreading and precocious, yielding heavy crops on all rootstocks. Sweetheart™ shows moderate cracking.
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Bright red, large, heart-shaped, firm, good flavor. Precocious.
- Estimated Chilling Requirement
- Harvest Season within fruit type
- Harvest Dates
June 1 to June 15(approximate for Fresno, CA area)
Fruit & Nut Maturity Chart 2018 (full chart)