Another variety developed in Northland. Tasty, large fruit with fewer seeds than some of the other varieties. Great for the home orchard, they have a long fruiting season, giving reasonable quantities of fruit for many months to help brighten the winter.
This variety is only available in a small number and not available in any large nurseries or plant shops.
Partial to full direct sun light
Plenty of water around summer, less during winter. Never let the soil dry out or the roots to soak in water
Well-draining, Mulch well to keep moist all year around
Every 4 weeks from spring to autumn. Mulch and use any decomposed animal manure as well as fertiliser with high in Potassium. Foliar feeds are also beneficial
Keep away from strong wind. Young or small plants will require a wind break. Stake the plant to give support against wind
Frost tender when young, provide shade or cloth cover during winter
2+ years for grafted and cutting grown. 4+ years from seedlings
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