Sk Dwarf cherry Romeo
The sk dwarf cherry series produces magnificent fruit shubs of the morel cherry type, boasting qualities that make it ideal for fruit production. It is a dwarf shrub that reaches 2 to 2.5 metres at maturity. It is extremely hardy (-40°Celsius) and produces a large, high quality fruit. Sweet, good-sized berries that are dark red at maturity. Abundant yield, fruit is well adapted to mechanical harvesting. The sk series is the result of a 50-years reseach projet in Canada.
Average yield is 10 600 kg/ha (1,333 plants) Ref : Dwarf Cherry (sk) Budget, MAPAQ March 2008
Excellent choice for the fresh market and for processing. Average yield, with medium-sized fruit : 5 gr.
Its Brix rate is 20 at maturity.
Compatible variety :
Harvest type : Mechanical harvesting, self-picking
Harvest size :
Height : 2 to 2.5 metres
Width : 1.5 metres
Shrub type :
Description of the fruit : Dark red fruit
Fruit flavour : sweet fruit
Fruit weight : 5 gr.
Fruit Length :
Flowering period : June
Harvest time : early to mid-August
Use of the fruit : Transformation, commercial production, self-picking
Hardiness zones :