Sweet cherry

Variety: Vanda (S)

Species: Prunus avium


Breeder, Place Blazek, Holovousy, Czech Republic
Intellectual property Artevos, Germany
Parents Van x Kordia, 1973
Crossing number VC 9/127-208
Property rights registered for EU plant variety rights


Blooming date early
Fertility self-sterile
S-allele, sterility group S1 S6, group 20
Pollinator Nimba (S), Souvenir des Charmes, CERASINA ™ Prim 2.3 (S), CERASINA ™ Prim 3.1 (S), BELLISE ™ Bedel, EARLY RED ™ Maraly (S), ADELISE ™ Masdel, SAMBA ™ Sumste (S), Fertille (S), Christiana (S), SATIN ™ Sumele (S), Aida (S), Tamara (S), SWEETHEART ™ Sumtare (S), KIR ROSSO ™ KSG 03 A (S)
Incompatible with Henriette (S)


Ripening time medium early, 4. cherry week
Scale, shape medium, 26-28 mm, kidney-shaped
Colour brown red to black red
Fruit flesh medium firm to firm, Durofel pressure 25: 70-75, juicy
Taste mild taste, slightly sourish
Cracking sensitivity very low
Storage good


Vigour medium strong, widely spreading, good branching
Crop load ideal


Vanda (S) is a high yielding, dark coloured and robust variety. A big advantage is the high cracking resistance. The medium fruit size can be an issue.


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