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Our fruit varieties

Nuts

Almond Independence®

Self compatible variety, with sweet and flavoursome organoleptic qualities and a very high productivity in all regions.

Most planted variety in the USA.

Low alternate bearing.

Intellectuel property

Breeder : Zaiger Genetics

License manager : International Plant Selection

Tree

Port : semi erect and compact, spur

Vigour : medium

Flowering time

Flowering time : précoce, 7 jours avant Lauranne

Flowering time : early

Self-fertility : Yes

Pollinator : autofertile

Fruit

Maturity : -25j Lauranne®

Size : big

Organoleptic qualities : sweet and flavoursome

Shape : uniform, elongated, veined of light color

Fruit skin colour : light brown

Additional information :

To be grafted on a vigorous rootstock

One single harvest

Harvest at 7% humidity


Our suggestions

Almond Alaska (cov)

Maturity : -7j Lauranne®

Self fertile and soft shell almond

Variety with extra late flowering (a few days before Penta and Makako) and with an intermediate maturity (Ferragnes period).

High productivity

Percentage of kernel:

  • with full shell:53%
  •  with only inner shell: 62%

Almond Florida (cov)

Maturity : -30j Lauranne®

Self fertile and soft shell almond.

Flowering time is early (same as Nonpareil or Marcona), and the maturity period is extra early (few days before Antoñeta).

High yield.

Percentage of kernel :

  • with the whole shell : 48%
  • with the inner shell only : 61%

Almond Independence®

Maturity : -25j Lauranne®

Self compatible variety, with sweet and flavoursome organoleptic qualities and a very high productivity in all regions.

Most planted variety in the USA.

Low alternate bearing.

Walnut Barona (cov)

Maturity : -5j Ferbel (témoin)

Its « extraordinary » average size, number of fruit per inflorescence, ease to pollinate and type of fruiting make Barona an exceptional and innovative variety in the current range.

This characteristic allow Barona to establish itself in cultivation areas where traditional varieties are not productive enough and to extend the production area.

This new variety is intended for areas with little frost and behaves very well in areas with medium chilling unit (~ 500h cold below 7.2ºC). Very good behavior in the south of Portugal.

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