Sir Tom cherry

Sir-Tom-Belgium-cherry-tree-variety

Comments

Intermediate stone size and cropping. Sir Tom has superior qualities as a late season, fresh market variety. Sir Tom 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 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

Extremely large.

Fruit shape

Cordate.

Stem Length

Long stem.

Skin

Mahogany.

Flesh

Firm with a pink juice. Good eating quality.

Flavour

18-21° Brix

Pollinator Notes

Considered self-fertile.