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NewZealand-CentralOtago

Maturity based on Alexandra in Central Otago

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Cherry. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Alexandra in Central Otago.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Marlborough -10 days
  • Havelock = -16 days
  • Hastings = -18 days
  • Twyford -22 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 
 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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  Variety Key Dates Nov Dec Jan Feb
          28 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 26 29 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 27 30 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 27
icon-green Earlise® (Rivedel) R 28/11-08/12   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                                    
  Burlat NR 03/12-13/12       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                                
  Merton Premier NR 16/12-23/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                          
icon-green Bigalise® (Enjidel) R 16/12-26/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                        
  IG200 NR 17/12-27/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                        
icon-green Samba® (Sumste) R 20/12-29/12                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
icon-green Santina® R 20/12-05/01                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
icon-green Sonnet® R 20/12-30/12                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
icon-green Celeste® (Sumpaca) R 22/12-31/12                   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
  Rosann NR 24/12-02/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
  Dawson NR 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
  Summit NR 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
icon-green NY304 TA 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
icon-green Cristalina® (Sumnue) TA 25/12-04/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
icon-green Whitegold™ TA 29/12-05/01                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
  Compact Stella NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
  Stella NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
  Van NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY032 TA 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY2131 TA 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green Starletta® (13NO739) PBR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY7679 TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Bing NR 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY270 TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY38L TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green Sylvia® R 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green Sandra Rose® R 04/01-14/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Modesto NR 04/01-14/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Sam NR 07/01-12/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY7690 TA 07/01-17/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
  Rainier NR 07/01-17/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
  Lambert NR 11/01-16/01                               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
icon-green Stardust® (13NO770) R 14/01-24/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                      
icon-green Kordia® (Attika®) R 16/01-26/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                    
  Lapins NR 16/01-26/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                    
icon-green Skeena® (13S4348) R 19/01-29/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green Regina® R 18/01-28/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green NY252 TA 19/01-29/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green Sweetheart® R 23/01-02/02                                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                
icon-green Romance® (Molmac) R 24/01-03/02                                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                
icon-green Staccato® (13S2009) R 31/01-10/02                                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange            
icon-green Sentennial® (SPC103) PBR 06/02-16/02                                               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange      
icon-green Sweet Valentine® (Summac) PBR 10/02-20/02                                                   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange    

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Maturity Disclaimer

McGrath Nurseries Ltd have used their best endeavours to ensure this chart is accurate, however, it should be used as a guide only.

We do not accept any responsibility for harm, loss or damage caused or resulting from your use or reliance on any of the information contained in this chart in the event that any of that information is inaccurate or incomplete. Maturity information on some new varieties has been based totally on overseas data, not local experience and therefore may not be accurate.

We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart and rely on your own inquiries in relation to any district performance relative to the standard timings indicated.

Regional Maturity

New-Zealand

This is a general guide for the maturity for each variety based on a specific area in New Zealand. For other districts, see the guides beside the maturity chart.

Apple, Peach, Plum and Nectarine dates in the Maturity Charts are based on Hastings.

Apricot and Cherry dates in the Maturity Charts are based on Alexandra, Central Otago.

Pear dates in the Maturity Charts are based in Nelson.

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Colour Key

icon-red Apples
icon-orange Apricot
icon-burgandy Cherry - Red Fleshed
icon-yellow Cherry - White Fleshed
icon-paleyellow Nectarines - Yellow Fleshed
icon-lightblue Nectarines - White Fleshed
icon-peach-yellow-fleshed Peach - Yellow Fleshed
icon-peach-White-Fleshed Peach - White Fleshed
icon-purple Plum
icon-beige Pear

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