Sweet cherry

Variety: Walter (S)

Species: Prunus avium


Breeder, Place Dr. Hilmar Schwärzel, Müncheberg, Germany
Intellectual property Matthias Sommer
Crossing number K 54
Property rights registered for German plant variety rights


Blooming date medium
Fertility self-sterile
S-allele, sterility group S3 S9, group 16
Pollinator Nimba (S), CERASINA ™ Prim 2.3 (S), CERASINA ™ Prim 3.1 (S), BELLISE ™ Bedel, ADELISE ™ Masdel, EARLY RED ™ Maraly (S), Vanda (S), Fertille (S), SATIN ™ Sumele (S), Early Korvik (S), STARBLUSH ™ SPC 207 (S), Kordia, KIR LAMOUR ™ KSG 24 A (S), CERASINA ™ Final 13.1 (S), KIR ROSSO ™ KSG 03 A (S)
Incompatible with Souvenir des Charmes, Burlat, CERASINA ™ Prim 2.1 (S)


Ripening time medium, 5. cherry week
Scale, shape medium, 27-30 mm, 9-12 g, oblong heart-shaped with apex, short fleshy stalk
Colour black red, shiny
Fruit flesh black red, medium firm, Durofel pressure 25: 65 at full maturity, fleshy and finely textured, very juicy, slightly firm skin
Taste sourish-fruity, refreshing, very spicy
Cracking sensitivity low
Storage good


Vigour medium strong, good branching, without blind wood, healthy leaves
Crop load high to very high


Interesting variety which ripens shortly before 'Kordia' and convinces with high and regular yields. Especially to mention is the high cracking and heat resistance, easy training and healthy foliage.


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