NZC 176 sm2

Varieties & Timing

Our growing season is December to February and varieties grown include Sonnet, Stella, Romance, Kordia, Lapins, Skeena, Sweetheart and Staccato.

Variety Available Description
Stella Late Dec - early Jan Dark red, sweet, attractive heart shaped
Romance Early Jan Dark red, large, sweet and firm
Kordia Mid Jan Dark fleshed cherry, firm and delicious
Lapins Early - mid Jan Large mahogany red cherry with excellent firmness and flavour
Skeena Mid Jan Large, very firm and sweet, dark red to almost black
Sweetheart Mid - late Jan Large crunchy, heart-shaped, bright red with a mild sweet flesh and outstanding firmness, small pit
Staccato Late Jan - early Feb Large, very crunchy red black cherry with super sweet burgundy flesh, very small pit