Bellise™ (Bedel cv.) cherry

A Delbard cherry variety from France
Exclusive to ANFIC
Bellise-cherry-variety

Comments

Showing good potential, relatively low cracking after high rainfall, mid-season blooming, good overall quality and shelf life with high yield potential.

Commercial or trial status

Commercial

Maturity Season

Early

Maturity

At Wangaratta, Victoria, Bellise matured 3 December, 2008.

Fruit size

Averaged 27mm in 2008/2009 season, with a heavy crop load.

Stem Length

Medium, with acceptable stem quality.

Skin

Dark red.

Flesh

Dark red flesh colour and firm.

Flavour

Good flavour, sweet and rich (19° Brix).

Pollinator Notes

Bellise flowers with Simone (universal pollen donor), Chelan, Supreme, Vega, Vista, Burgsdorf and Hendersons.