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Cherry Fun Facts

  • The cherry is one of the world's oldest cultivated fruits. It's been grown since about 300 B.C. 2.
  • The popular Bing cherry was developed in Oregon in 1875 and reportedly was named for a Chinese foreman. 3.
  • Wild cherry pits have been found in Stone Age caves. 4.
  • On a warm summer day, frozen cherries are a great summer popsicle-like treat.