This hybrid mountain ash was bred by Ivan Wladimirowitsch Michurin. Similar to the mountain ash, but genetically it is a hybrid mountain ash x chokeberry. In contrast to the common mountain ash (rowan), its fruits are suitable for fresh consumption straight from the tree and for processing juice and jam. Perfectly adapted to unfavorable climatic conditions. Cultivation is easy.
Crossing: Burka x (Malus sp. x Pyrus sp.)
Vigour: moderate, canopy medium dense, round, final height up to 4 m
Fruit: round, average weight 1.2 g. Forming large clusters of sour cherry-red color. Pulp intense yellow, taste sweet and sour, slightly bitter. The fruits contain up to 33 mg / 100 g vitamin C. A special feature is the possibility of long-term storage for several months.
Harvest season: mid-September
Disease and frost resistance: high, the variety enables ecological cultivation without chemical sprays
Usage: the red juice can be can be boiled into jelly and whole fruits can be processed into jam using other fruits