Cherry characteristics

The new varieties have achieved significant improvements in the characteristics of cherry and cherry. Canadian and European Canadian research centers have managed to obtain new varieties of cherry with excellent characteristics. The most valued characteristics of a variety of cherry trees are: precocity, productivity, resistance and production of quality cherries. Some cherry varieties with interesting … Read moreCherry characteristics

Wooden, steel and fiberglass stakes

Wooden, steel or fiberglass stakes are essential for the proper growth and formation of intensive and super high density olive orchard. The most appropriate stake size for intensive olive (Picual, Cornicabra, Hojiblanca…) is 150 cm long. To facilitate the collection with trunk and umbrella vibrators, we must form the cross between 90 and 110cm high. … Read moreWooden, steel and fiberglass stakes

Royal Bailey cherry

Royal Bailey cherry tree is a variety obtained by the Zaiger’s Inc Genetics research station located in Modesto (California). The patent application for Royal Bailey was registered in the United States on the 4th of November 2009 This variety is the result of obtaining freely pollinated seeds of the cherry tree 22ZB383 ( Royal Dawn x … Read moreRoyal Bailey cherry

Cherry trees for sale: Nurseries list

There are several cherry nurseries, however, only a few can sell the new varieties. The best way to make commercial cherry plantations, is during the winter rest to root naked. Although, the sale of cherry trees to individuals can be done in pot throughout the year-round. Given the large number of existing cherry varieties, it is … Read moreCherry trees for sale: Nurseries list

Cherry brown rot (Monilinia spp)

The Monilia or Monilinia, also known as moniliosis, brown rot or mummified it is a disease that generates significant losses in stone fruit trees. Monilia spp especially affects stone fruit (cherry, nectarine, apricot, peach, plum, almond…). Although it can also affect pip fruits such as apple tree or pear. Currently four species of Monilinia spp: M … Read moreCherry brown rot (Monilinia spp)

San Jose Scale (Quadraspidiotus perniciosus)

The San Jose Scale (Quadraspidiotus perniciosus) was described in California during the year 1880. It affects more than 150 plant species, among them the stone fruit trees (cherry tree, almond, peach, apricot, plum, nectarine. ..) and nugget (pear, apple tree, quince). This plague of the cherry tree , is also known for caspilla or pernicious … Read moreSan Jose Scale (Quadraspidiotus perniciosus)

Drosophila suzukii

The fly Drosophila suzukii (Matsumura, 1931) is a plague of Asian origin with high virulence and rapid expansion capacity. It is currently one of the pests with the greatest impact plantations cherry tree in Spain. The control in the crops is complex due to its rapid development cycle. The plague mainly attacks fruits of soft skin, … Read moreDrosophila suzukii

Stigmina carpophila

Stigmina carpophila screened, also known as birdshot, affects the genus prunus (cherry tree , almond tree, plum tree, peach tree…) His scientific name has undergone variations now, becoming known as Stigmina carpophila (Lév.) M.B. Ellis, 1959, to Wilsonomyces carpophilus. The fungus produces stubborn necrotic spots on the leaf, which as they continue to grow, they break … Read moreStigmina carpophila

Cherry leaf spot (Blumeriella jaapii)

The disease known as cherry leaf spot,anthracnose or cilindrosporiosis, is caused by the fungus Blumeriella jaapii. The application of treatments against anthracnose is essential, since the fungus greatly weakens the cherry tree and prevents the correct development of the fruit. Blumeriella jaapii, attacks mainly cherry (Prunus cerasus) and cherry (Prunus avium), although it can be … Read moreCherry leaf spot (Blumeriella jaapii)

Gnomonia (Apiognomonia erythrostoma)

Gnomonia is a common disease in the cherry crops , is caused by the fungus Apiognomonia erythrostoma Höhn, 1918. In wet environments, for obtaining quality cherries, the application of treatments with fungicides is essential. It is one of the diseases of the cherry tree produced by fungi (Monilia , Screening and Anthracnose ). It is … Read moreGnomonia (Apiognomonia erythrostoma)

Xylella fastidiosa

The Xylella fastidiosa is a bacterium recently introduced in Europe. It is especially virulent in olive tree, it affects numerous plants, trees and fruit trees. For now is not known cure or effective treatment against the disease. Most of the existing olive varieties are sensitive to this bacterium. Curiosities: looking for the alarm and sensationalism … Read moreXylella fastidiosa

Pseudomonas syringae (Bacterial Canker)

Within the most common cherry tree diseases we have the Gummosis, also known as Bacterial Canker. The bacterium Pseudomonas syringae (Van Hall, 1904) infects the cherry tree and the bark exudes a resinous mixture of amber. Various species of fruit trees are affected by the Gummosis (cherry , almond, plum, peach o peach tree and apricot). … Read morePseudomonas syringae (Bacterial Canker)

Capnodis tenebrionis

The beetle Capnodis tenebrionis (Linnaeus, 1758), receives the common name of Flatheaded Borer worm. The plague, affects mainly the stone fruit (cherry , almond, plum tree, apricot tree, peach tree…). The common name “Flatheaded Borer” receives it due to the shape of the larva, which is a white worm and large head. Biological cycle Adults … Read moreCapnodis tenebrionis

Cherry fly (Rhagoletis cerasi)

The cherry fly (Rhagoletis cerasi Linnaeus, 1758), is one of the main pests of this delicious fruit. Until relatively recently it hardly affected in the areas of cherries of early maturation . However, thanks to its good adaptability it has already managed to install itself in areas at 500 meters altitude and below. & nbsp; … Read moreCherry fly (Rhagoletis cerasi)

Cherry tree diseases

The cherry tree is delicate and can be affected by different pests and diseases. Learn in depth the characteristics of these cherry tree diseases and pests and the authorized treatments for their control. Apply at the right time the treatments against the diseases of the cherry tree. It is essential to obtain cherries of the … Read moreCherry tree diseases

Cherry tree varieties

The following classes or types of cherry tree varieties  have been ordered according to their maturation time, the reader can access the full information of each variety by clicking on the links available. Among the cherry tree varieties list, you can find white, black, red cherry, bush, early, late, best cherries, self pollinating, small, big cherry, sweet cherry varieties… The … Read moreCherry tree varieties

Royal Ann cherry

Royal Ann cherry, also known as Garrafal Napoleon, Monzon, Royal Ann, Royal Anne, Napoleon Bigarreau or Queen Anne. It has its origin in an unknown varietal crossing. Curiosities: This is a bicolor cherry, this type of cherries are much appreciated in Germany where they were obtained. In Spain these varieties of cherry are little appreciated … Read moreRoyal Ann cherry

Hedelfingen cherry

Hedelfingen cherry, also known as Géant d’Hedelfingen or Garrafal Gedelfingen is a traditional variety from Germany. The varietal crossing or origin of this cherry is unknown. The year of obtaining the variety is marked as 1850, being Hedelfingen an antique variety similar to Bing. Curiosities: Hedelfingen is a traditional cherry in Germany, however, it is … Read moreHedelfingen cherry

White cherry (Blanca de Provenza)

White cherry (Blanca de Provenza), also called White Garrafal. The place of origin could be France and its origin is an unknown varietal crossing. The year obtained by the references found, could be around the middle of the twentieth century. It is a cherry suitable for industrial processing, being appreciated by the food industry. Curiosities: … Read moreWhite cherry (Blanca de Provenza)

Sweet Heart cherry

Sweet Heart cherry, is a collection of the experimental Summerland in Canada. Released in 1994. Variety known with the names 228 and Sumtare. Registered under the name Sumtare since the year 1998 in the varietal record of the European Union. The rights of the varietal registry will remain in effect until the year 2028, being … Read moreSweet Heart cherry

Somerset cherry (NY 64-76)

Somerset cherry, is obtained from the Geneva experimental station in United States. Also known as New York 64 76, NY 6476 or 64-76. I have not been able to find a date on its year of obtaining, although I have been able to find documentation of the late eighties, talking about this variety of cherry, … Read moreSomerset cherry (NY 64-76)

Sonata cherry

Sonata cherry, initially called 13N-6-59, was named Sumleta in 1995. Also known as “50”, the variety is obtained from the Summerland experimental station in Canada. Its reference code is 13N 6-59. The origin of this variety is a controlled cross, made in 1976 among the varieties Lapins (1983) and 2N-39-5 (Van (1944) x Stella (1968). … Read moreSonata cherry

4-84 cherry

4-84 cherry has an unknown origin. According to an important cherry tree nursery from Chile, 4-84 corresponds to the Prime Giant cherry free of viruses and the production problem derived from the “Crinkle Leaf”. The variety of Cherry Prime Giant, is obtained by private researcher Marvin Niess, in California (United States). Marvin Niess released the Prime Giant … Read more4-84 cherry

Regina cherry

Regina cherry was obtained by the Jork Institute in Hamburg (Germany) in 1981. The origin of the variety of cherry Regina is a cross between the varieties Schneider’s and Rube. Due to its date of obtaining, there should not currently be legal limitations on its multiplication. Curiosities: It is a late variety not very well … Read moreRegina cherry