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Height & Growth

medium growing

Tree crown

crown volume of 17.3 m³

Flowering

late flowering. The beginning of the vegetation and the flowering started later compared to the varieties Izvor 10 and Sheynovo. Suitable for areas with low winter temperatures and late spring frosts.

Flowering type

Protandrous

Pollination

very good pollinator for Lara and Chandler.

Terminal or Lateral

 lateral bearing varietyon, therefore very high yields

Fruiting

early fruit bearing, high productivity (much higher than Franquette)

Fruit

large (13 g), ca. 32-36 mm, globular nuts. After cold summer partial lack of seams on 5 - 10% of the fruits.

Shell & pericarp

fragile shell, thin, slightly finned

Kernel

grained kernels, weight 5-6 g, less light than Franquette, whiteness of the core: 80-85%, easily shelled, pleasant taste

Harvest

End of September / beginning of October

Oil content

64%

Kernel %

49-50%

Winter hardness

very good winter frost hardness

Frost susceptibility

high resistance to late spring frost

Sensitivity to bacterial blight and anthracnose

resistance to anthracnose, reduced susceptibility to bacterial blight