NY252


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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
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icon-cherry NY 252

 

Test Selection - NY 252 is an extremely promising blush cherry,
and a hardy precocious tree producing heavy crops of large, hard, well-coloured fruit.

 

  Origin: New York Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, NY, USA; Breeders Susan K. Brown & Robert L. Andersen
  Parentage: Unable to provide on test selections
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: NY 252
  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 plus 16 to 18 days 
  Fruit Size: Not as large as Rainier 
  Fruit Shape:

Round

  Skin Colour: Red skinned blushed, does not mark easily 

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Cream
  Hardness: Good firmness - a hard cherry 
  Flavour:

Excellent 

  Stone:

Medium 

Gross Qualities

  Cracking: Seems very tolerant to rain 
  Stem: Medium thickness and length 
  Storage: Unknown in New Zealand, but some reports excellent 

Tree

  Cropping: Excellent-May overset and require thinning 
  Blossom: Mid season 
  Pollination: Self fertile
  Vigour: Low to medium 
  Tree Habit/Form: Very upright 

Notes

 

This is a fantastic all around cherry.  Remarkable quality.
Heavy cropping and rain tolerant.
Excellent blush colour even in shade.
Does not mark with handling.  Hard fleshed. Hardy tree.

 

 

Shapes of Cherry Key

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Flat Heart
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Heart
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Kidney
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Long Heart
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Round
 
 
 

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