NY2131

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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.

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 NY 2131 

 

Test Selection - This cherry impreses at first glance.  
The first New Zealand fruit has been excellent.

 

  Origin: New York Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, NY USA; Breeders Robert L. Andersen & Susan K. Brown
  Parentage: Unable to provide osns test selections
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: NY 2131
  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 minus 3 days 
  Fruit Size: Large to very large 
  Fruit Shape:

Kidney to Flat Heart

  Skin Colour: Red black and glossy 

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Red/pink 
  Hardness: Hard and crunchy, very firm 
  Flavour:

Excellent, gets sugar early 

  Stone:

Medium to small 

Gross Qualities

  Cracking: Good rain tolerance 
  Stem: Medium thickness and length 
  Storage: Unknown 

Tree

  Cropping: Heavy 
  Blossom: Mid to late season
  Pollination: Unknown in New Zealand but not self fertile.  
  Vigour:  
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading

Notes

 

Rated as an excellent quality cherry.  Good tree health, large size, very hard, rain tolerant fruit.
Attractive in pack. 

 

 

Shapes of Cherry Key

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Flat Heart
cherry-Heart
Heart
cherry-Kidney
Kidney
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Long Heart
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Round
 
 
 

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