Sonnet™ cherry

A Summerland Varieties Corp (Canada) cherry variety
SONNET_AgCanada-cherry-tree-variety

Comments

Moderate tree vigour. Natural cracking 17%. The fruit responds well to GA and has a high sugar content. The tree has a tendency to set light crops and is a candidate for dwarfing root stocks.

Parentage

Van x Stella

Maturity Season

Mid

Maturity

Early to middle of the harvest season. Harvest timing is 2 days after Van and Bing. Bloom timing is middle of the bloom season.

Fruit size

Very large fruit, average weight 12.4g

Fruit shape

Heart shaped fruit

Stem Length

Moderately long and thick

Skin

Bright red skin

Flesh

Cream to light pink flesh and clear juice. Firmness (durometer): 67. Soluble solids 19%

Pollinator Notes

Non self-fertile, requires adequate pollinators.