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Identification: Base colour is yellow over which is a crimson wash marked with small, light-coloured lenticels. The stem is very long and slender, set in a narrow, lightly russetted cavity.

Characteristics: The flesh is white, firm and crunchy. Juicy and sweet-tart with candy apple flavours. Brix 12.

Origins: Elstar crossed with pollen from Selection X3191. Developed by breeder Davideau Ligonnière at the Centre de Recherches, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique in Angers, France

Cultivation: Moderately vigorous. A slight tendency to bear fruit every other year.

Ploidism: Diploid. Self sterile.

12 weeks

Cold storage: Keeps three months.

Vulnerabilities: Genetically resistant to scab. Susceptible to canker.

Harvest: In the middle of the fourth period.

Brix: 12

Specific gravity: 1.048

Harvest period: 4

Type(s): Dessert