no longer available Sweet Cherry (Prunus avium) SKEENA®

Very interesting variety, also suitable for climatically less favorable locations thanks to its late flowering. The big advantage is the self-pollination and the good fruit quality.

Crossing: (Bing x Stella) x (Van x Stella), released in 1990
Vigour: the tree grows vigorously, broadly
Blossom: medium late, self-fertile
Fruit: the cherry is large 10 - 11 g, symmetrical, kidney-shaped with wine-red to mahogany skin color, very firm, very easy to transport and store, resistant to rain-induced cracking
Pulp: red to dark red, juicy, sweet and aromatic, sugar content 16-17 ° Brix
Harvest season: end of June
Yield: high and regular

Details and Specifications
Pot growing plant: yes
Rootstock Characteristics and Description: GISELA ® 5 (P. cerasus x P. canescens) - A new compact Rootstock for Cherries With a size reduction of some 40% over colt, Cherry Trees of only 2,5 to 3m in height are now easily attainable with only the basic pruning required of all Cherries. Very productive early in life, good yields after only 2 seasons, and sometimes on the maiden year. Ideal for the intense orchard, smaller garden and tubs & planters. Highly recommended as the best general rootstock for cherries.

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Sweet Cherry (Prunus avium) SKEENA®

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