Summerland Varieties Corp (SVC) is a corporation based in British Columbia, Canada, which is engaged in the national and international management of plant variety rights. They license new varieties of fruit trees and soft fruits. SVC represents governmental as well as private breeders. On behalf of the holders of intellectual property SVC grants rights to growers and third parties for propagation, fruit production and marketing of new varieties.

General license holder

Gräb Nursery is the general license holder for Summerland-varieties in Germany since 1994.
We test the most favoured clones in our testing sites for their cultivation suitability under local conditions.

gräb gbr gehölze und obstbau | bassenheimer straße 49 | d-56220 kettig | tel.: +49 (0)2637 - 940 173 | fax: +49 (0)2637 - 940 174 | mail: info(at)