LARA

 

Height & Growth

medium to strong growing

Tree crown

spherical crown, crown volume of 24.5 m³

Flowering

late flowering - male flowers in front of female with very short overlap, therefore fertilizer species important. Vegetation and flowering later than Shejnovo - which gives it an advantage in terms of resistance to low temperatures and spring frosts.

Flowering type

Protandrous

Self fertile

partially self-fertile

Pollination

Fernette, Ronde de Montignac, Franquette, Fernor, Chandler

Terminal or Lateral

lateral bearing variation, therefore very high yields

Fruiting

very early fruit bearing, yield already after 3-5 years, very productive, regular and good cropping

Fruit

medium-to-large (10-13.4 g.), (34-39 mm high, 32-38 mm wide), round shape, larger than average size, appealing appearance

Shell & pericarp

light, slightly finned, medium thick (1.4 mm), good seam closure

Kernel

relatively light cores, fleshy kernel, easily shelled, good taste without bitter substances, unique creamy flavor

Harvest

End September / Early October (26.09-10.10.)

Oil content

62%

Kernel %

 41-51%

Winter hardness

good winter frost hardness

Frost susceptibility

satisfactory resistance to late spring frost

Sensitivity to bacterial blight and anthracnose

good resistance to anthracnose, low susceptibility to to bacterial burn