SMS 290 (Nimba) cherry

Comments

Cracking tolerance is similar to Burlat. Storage ability: normal for its ripening period; good for exporting.

Plant

Tree shape is open with medium vigour.

Brix

16° brix

Maturity

Nimba is a very early, self-fertile cherry variety maturing 3-5 days before Burlat.

Cropping

Very productive tree with first fruit produced in year 2.

Fruit

Firm and attractive fruit.

Fruit size

Fruit is large (28-30mm).

Fruit shape

Fruit is kidney sharped.

Stem Length

Medium

Skin

Dark red skin

Flesh

Flesh is sweet and firm

Flavour

Good flavour

Pollinator Notes

Self stertile, alelles S2'S3'