Sk dwarf cherry Romeo
The Sk dwarf cherry series produces magnificient fruit shrubs 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-year research project in Canada.
Average yield is 10 600 kg/ha (1, 333 plants) Ref : Dwarf Cherry (sk) Budget MAPAQ March 2008.
Very productive cultivar, yields medium-sized fruit : 4.0 gr. Recommended for juice and alcoholic beverages, and for the fresh market.
Its Brix rate is 22 Brix, among the sweetest cultivars.
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Harvest size :
Height : 2 metres
Width : 1.5 metres
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Description of the fruit : dark red
Fruit flavour : sweet fruit
Fruit weight : 4 gr.
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Flowering period : june
Harvest time : end of August - beginning of September
Use of the fruit : Transformation, commercial production, self-picking
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