Sandra™ cherry

A Czech Republic cherry variety
Exclusive to ANFIC

Comments

The canopy density is appropriate. Vigour is intermediate. Trees are precocious with moderate yields. Susceptible to late frosts. It is suitable for growing in modern small tree orchards of higher tree densities. Good performance on dwarf rootstocks.

Commercial or trial status

Commercial

Parentage

Originated by crossing ‘Kordia’ and ‘Seedling number 13’.

Maturity Season

Mid

Maturity

+10 days. Medium to late ripening, fifth sweet cherry week (2 December 2012 in Bathurst). Flowering is early to medium and susceptible to late frosts.

Fruit size

Very large fruit. Weight 10 to 12g (30 to 32mm).

Skin

Dark red.

Flesh

Highly resistant to cracking.

Flavour

Taste is good

Pollinator Notes

Yet to be determined.