Sir Don cherry

Comments

Intermediate stone size and cropping. This selection has superior qualities as a late season, fresh market variety. Sir Don has been evaluated through national evaluation trials around Australia for at least the past two years and it has been shown to be a superior selection in all regions. The main features of this selection are its resistance to rain cracking and large fruit size. (Information taken from Australian data.)

Commercial or trial status

Commercial

Parentage

Black Douglas x Stella.

Maturity Season

Late

Maturity

Late maturity. Full bloom 7 days post Stella.

Fruit size

Large

Fruit shape

Kidney.

Stem Length

Long stem

Skin

Mahogany.

Flesh

Firm with a red juice

Flavour

Good eating quality. 16-18° Brix

Pollinator Notes

Considered self-fertile.