no longer available Sour Cherry SAFIR®

Robust, very productive and the fruits are well-suited for processing due to their dark and tinting juice and because they can be easily released from the stone. It is resistant to Monilia, grows moderately and is therefore well-suited for house gardens and for intensively commercial orchards also. Soft and juicy flesh with dark and tinting juice, pleasant sweet and sourish taste.

Picking season: late June
Fruit size: very large, 6-8g
Fruit colour: very large, almost black
Vigour: medium-strong
Growth habit: dense growth, forms a round crown
Start to bear fruit: early
Cropping: medium to heavy
Bearing regularity: regular
Self-fertility: self-fertile but produce larger harvests when planted with another variety
Blossom frost-resistance: good resistance
Cold hardiness: very good
Suitable for organic or no-spray culture: yes
Resistant to: Blossom blight (Monilia laxa) and Cherry leaf spot (Blumeriella jaapi)
General disease-resistance: very good

Details and Specifications
Rootstock Characteristics and Description:Colt ® - the best rootstock for growing sour cherry trees in private gardens. It produces a tree with a height of 3.5m - 5m, and tolerates poorer soils than Gisela 5 and needs less looking after. It's also useful for large cherry fans. Resistance to bacterial canker and crown gall.

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Sour Cherry SAFIR®

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  • Product Code: SAFIR®-kontajner
  • Availability: no longer available
  • Height of plant when delivery: 160 cm
  • Pot size: 7,5 Liter Pot
  • Rootstock-vigour : Colt® - Semi Vigorous

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