FLASH COT is a semi early variety, very spectacular for its productivity, its potential of size and fruit quality.
Season : normal ; from the 10th of March in 2016 (Nîmes - France)
Importance of blossom : 4 /5 ; important
Fertility : SELF STERILE ; to pollinate with LILLY COT, MONSTER COT, MAGIC COT.
Productivity : important from the 3rd leaf
Entrance of production : very quick
Harvest stage : ground colour 7- 8 (CTIFL).
Don’t pick too early.
OBTENTOR : SMS UNLIMITED – USA California
EDITOR : COT INTERNATIONAL
VARIETY PROTECTION : Active application N° 2013/ 0373
Deposited : 4th of February 2013
Growth habit : upright branches
Vigour : very good
Fructification : very good.
Maturity : semi early ; 20th of June in 2016 (Nîmes - France)
Size : 3A - 2A - 4A
Shape : oval - round
Ground colour : dark orange (7)
Over colour : bright red colour (35-60%).
Firmness : very good ; 74 Durofel
Eating quality : good ; the fruit has plenty of flavour and aroma, medium sweet (11°Brix), acidulous
Internal browning : none
Cracking tolerance : good
Storage ability : very important.
Reminder : the numbers (firmness, sugar, size, date, etc..) are indicative ; they strongly depend on the harvest date, the yield and the climatic conditions of the year.
Patented variety. Propagation and distribution forbidden without Cot International permission.