Cherries


Bing

Size: Medium, 24-30mm. Flavor and firmness: Excellent, sets the standard for other varieties. Pedicel: Medium. High susceptibility to split. Good harvest and post-harvest. During the fourth week of November with cyanamide in the Rancagua area, and between the first and second week of December without cyanamide in the Curico area.

Rainier

Harvest period: This variety ripe at the same time than Bing. Size: Good, 26-32mm. Excellent flavor and good firmness. Very susceptible to get marks from mechanical damage. Pedicel: Medium. In harvest and post-harvest periods it is very susceptible to get spotted from mechanical damage. In needs a special care during all the process.

Lapins

Harvest period: three to five days after Bing. Size: Large, 26-32 mm. Good flavor and firmness, though inferior than Bing. Pedicel: Medium. More likely to splitting than Bing, but less likely to splitting than Van. Medium susceptibility to breakage.

Regina

Harvest period: seven to ten days after Bing. Size: Large, 24-32mm (it grows by the end of the season). Good flavor and a lot of firmness. Pedicel: Large. It has presented good results for maritime exports to distant markets. Very resistant to cracking.

Skeena

Mid-season flowering. Harvest Period: 15 days after Bing. It tolerates breakage. Size: Large 26-32mm. Very firm. Pedicel: Medium.

Frisco cv.

Atractiva variedad de cerezo de cosecha temprana, de rápida entrada en producción. Autofértil, del grupo 9 (S1S4). Se cosecha aproximadamente 7 a 10 días antes que Santina. Árbol de hábito semi-abierto, de fácil ramificación, crecimiento decumbente, vigor medio-alto. Fructifica en dardos y base de las ramillas del árbol. Fruta arriñonada, de color inicial claro y que termina rojo caoba, firmeza alta (75-80 durofel), buen sabor, alto dulzor (19-23°brix), buen calibre (28-30 mm), pedúnculo de buen grosor de longitud media y coloración rojiza. Resistencia media a partidura por lluvia.