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

Skeena cherry

Skeena cherry comes from Canada, more specifically from the Summerland research station. It cherry have reference code “13S 43-48”. Curiosities: we talk about Skeena as a variety of cherry similar to Lapins or improved Lapins. Although Skeena is not a Lapins clone. The harvest date is similar to Lapins, has better flavor, larger size, easier to form and … Read moreSkeena cherry

Lapins cherry

The Lapins Cherry, is a variety from the Summerland station in Canada. It was obtained by crossing Stella (first self-fertile variety) and Van (variety very used in crosses for its excellent characteristics), the year of obtaining was 1983, so Therefore, you can find patent-free. Curiosities: Although Lapins is a cherry variety with more than 30 … Read moreLapins cherry

Canada Giant cherry®

The Canada Giant cherry (2E 64 3), was registered in 1992 under the name of Sumgita. Obtaining was done by the Summerland experimental station, located in Canada. The origin of Canada Giant® is a cross made between the varieties Van and Sam. It appears as Sumgita in the varietal record in the EU, having validity the rights … Read moreCanada Giant cherry®

Utah Giant cherry

Utah Giant cherry is a harvest made by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) at the Utah Agricultural Experiment Station. Its origin is a seed of Bing planted in the year 1981. Utah Giant does not appear as a registered variety in the European register of protected varieties. Curiosities: In the year 2014 it was one of … Read moreUtah Giant cherry

Grace Star cherry

Grace Star Cherry (DCA BO 84.703.003), obtained by Lugli Stefano and Sansavini Silviero,University of Bologna (Italy). Its origin is Burlat freely pollinated. Grace Star is in the European register of protected varieties, the year of registration is 2011 and the rights of exploitation of the variety, extend until the year 2040. Curiosities: In 2007 he won the prize … Read moreGrace Star cherry