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 … 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

Kordia cherry

Kordia is a variety from Czechoslovakia, the date of collection considered is 1991 in the current Czech Republic. The origin of the variety of Kordia cherry (Attika) is an unknown cross, coming from a casual seed. Curiosities: Most of the existing documentation comes from Chile, where the Kordia variety is considered very interesting. In Chile … Read moreKordia cherry

Staccato cherry

Staccato cherry was obtained by the Summerland research station in Canada. Staccato, is also known as Summer Charm and Sweet Lathe. Its origin is an open pollinated seed of Sweet Heart planted in 1982. Reference name 13S 20-09 (1991 year). The year of registration is 2002. Curiosities: It is one of the best extra-late ripening cherries … Read moreStaccato cherry

Pico Colorado cherry

Pico Colorado cherry (Scarlet Peak), is a Spanish cherry variety with unknown varietal origin, (cherry seeds randomly pollinated). Curiosities: Cherry variety traditionally grown in Extremadura. It is one of the varieties admitted within the D.O.P. “Cherry of the Jerte”. Characteristics of Pico Colorado Cherry Flowering: Pico Colorado is a self-sterile and medium flowering variety (first week of April). … Read morePico Colorado cherry

Pico Negro cherry

Pico Negro cherry (Black Beak) is a Spanish cherry variety with unknown varietal origin (random seed). Curiosities: Pico Negro, is a cultivated variety traditionally cultivated in Extremadura. It is one of the varieties of the D.O.P. “Cherry of the Jerte”. Characteristics of Black Beak Cherry Flowering: Cherry variety Black Peak is self-sterile and vintage medium bloom (first … Read morePico Negro cherry

Sylvia cherry

Sylvia cherry (4C 17 31 ), obtained by the Summerland research station, located in Canada. The origin of Sylvia, is a cross made in 1957 between the varieties Van and Sam It was released during the year 1988. Curiosities: Sylvia is a variety fruit of the same varietal crossing that better known varieties such as Summit or … Read moreSylvia cherry

Sunburst cherry

Sunburst cherry was obtained in 1994. Sunburst comes from a cross of Van with Stella. Obtained by the Summerland research station (Canada). Characteristics of  Sunburst cherry variety Flowering: The Sunburst cherry variety is self-fertile, and has been classified within Group III pollinators. Bloom from Sunburst is late (Second week of April). Maturation: The Sunburst variety … Read moreSunburst cherry

Ambrunés cherry

Ambrunés cherry, also called Ambrunesa is a Spanish variety of unknown origin. It is very popular in Extremadura and is very widespread in the Valle del Jerte. Curiosities: Main chery protected designation of origin “Cereza del Jerte”. The variety of cherry Ambrunés can be collected without a tail, being the cherry cherry par excellence within … Read moreAmbrunés cherry