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Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

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Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

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Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

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Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

Photo by Mary Harvey

Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

Photo by Sandra Hanson

Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

Photo by Jamie Freer

Maraschino Cherry (Zilis 99)

Photo by Gerhard & Renate Ragus

'Maraschino Cherry' is a sport of the Lachmans' 'Cherry Berry'. When it was registered by Zilis and Solberg in 1999 it had already been on the market for a while. It is a rapid growing plant with all green leaves and scapes of a greenish-purple-red. A clump may reach 36 x 16" with 20 -36" scapes. The flowers are medium lavender, tubular and set viable seed. The leaves are elliptic with a tapered base.