Some crack resistance. Storage very good. Tends to set heavy crops. Chill requirement lower than Bing. Set may be reduced to increase fruit size – use Bing as pollinator. Good shipper. Good on Mazzard rootstock, incompatibility on Maheleb. (Information taken from U.S.A. data.)
Commercial or trial status
10 to 12 days before Bing.
Medium to large. Average fruit weight 10.7g.
round heart shaped
Very firm, low acid, freestone and good colour.
Index but overlaps with Bing, can use Van, heavy flowering. Also Rainer.