NY7690

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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.

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

icon-cherry NY7690

 

Test Selection white cherry.  Extremely hard, non-marking, late cherry of outstanding flavour.

 

  Origin: New York Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, NY, USA; Roger D. Way, Robert L. Andersen & Susan K. Brown
  Parentage: Unable to provide on test selection
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: Lockort
  Protection & Royalties:

TA Test Agreement Required.  Test fee payable

(Note:  This is not an offer for sale of trees, only the right to test the selection.  
Trees may remain the property of the breeder/owner.)

  Exclusivity: icon-green Available only from and exclusively licensed to McGrath Nurseries Ltd in New Zealand

Fruit

External

  Maturity: Bing plus 4 days 
  Fruit Size: Very large 
  Fruit Shape:

Oblate

  Skin Colour: Red blushed (60-70%) over colour on cream background 

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Cream 
  Hardness: Very hard, impressive 
  Flavour:

Sweet and outstanding 

  Stone:

Medium/small 

Gross Qualities

  Cracking: Susceptible to rain cracking 
  Stem: Long 
  Storage: Good to excellent 

Tree

  Cropping: Consistently heavy 
  Blossom: White, mid late
  Pollination: Not self fertile
  Vigour: Medium vigour 
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading with many naturally low angled branches

Notes

 

Very hard, excellent flavour.
Weakness is splitting and bacterial susceptibility of tree.
Fruit is very resistant to handling without marking. 

 

 

Shapes of Cherry Key

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Flat Heart
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Heart
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Kidney
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Long Heart
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Round
 
 
 

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