Sweet cherry

Trademark: CERASINA™

Variety: Prim 2.3 (S)

Species: Prunus avium


Breeder, Place Peter Stoppel, Kressbronn/Bodensee, Germany
Intellectual property CERASINA GmbH
Property rights application for EU plant variety rights, registered for EU trademark


Blooming date early to medium early
Fertility self-sterile
S-allele, sterility group S1 S9, group 18
Pollinator Nimba (S), Souvenir des Charmes, Burlat, CERASINA™ Prim 2.1 (S), CERASINA™ Prim 3.1 (S), ADELISE™ Masdel, SAMBA™ Sumste (S), Christiana (S), Vanda (S), Fertille (S), Aida (S), SATIN™ Sumele (S), SWEETHEART™ Sumtare (S), CERASINA™ Final 13.1 (S), KIR ROSSO™ KSG 03 A (S)
Incompatible with BELLISE™ Bedel, EARLY RED™ Maraly (S), Tamara (S)


Ripening time early, 2. cherry week at Kressbronn/Bodensee
Scale, shape large to very large, + 30 mm, heart-shaped with higher shoulders, slightly ribbed, short to medium long stalk
Colour medium to dark red, intensely glossy
Fruit flesh medium firm to firm, fine fleshy texture, slightly firm skin, juicy
Taste mild taste with balanced acidity
Cracking sensitivity low to medium, tends to crack at the pistil point


Vigour medium strong, semi-upright, slightly compact, very good branching, without blind wood
Crop load medium to ideal


Very attractive fruits that ripen shortly after 'Burlat' and impress with their fruit size.
A final evaluation of this variety and its susceptibility to bacterial canker is not possible yet because of the short testing period. Right now it is only recommended for best sites.

If you are interested to plant CERASINA™-varieties outside of the Netherlands or Germany we need the authorisation of the license holder.

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