- Authors: Tsarenko B.NS., Tsarenko N.BUT.
- Appeared when crossed: Summer x Pollen mixture (Damanka + sandille + light)
- Year of assumptions: 1997
- Type of trunk: bush
- Type of growth: middle-resistant
- Crown: oval, medium thick
- Epishers: Thick, straight, brown
- Leaves: Small, elongated, oval, dark green, wrinkled, with severe input and a gallant edge
- Flowers: Surface, medium-sized 2.6 cm in the diameter of the bunk, five-point, petals pale pink
- Type of flowering and fruiting: Solid on the branch: on annual and perennial wood
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Cherry Alice is popular among dacnons due to their versatility. And also – pleasant to taste, fragrant berries. If you observe all the rules of cultivation, then you can forget about some of the shortcomings of this species, the tree will grow healthy and will give a considerable harvest.
History of removal
If you plunge into the history of the variety, then it originates in 1979 at the Experimental Station of Gardening VNIIR (Far East). In its appearance, culture is obliged to breeders in. NS. and N. BUT. Tsarenko. A variety was created by polling the summer of summer with a mixture of pollen of different varieties of cherries sandillers, light, Damanka. In 1997, the plant replenished the ranks of the State Registry.
Description of varieties
From nature, this variety is relatively low growth – about one and a half meters. The bush is distinguished by a dense. In form – oval. Growth speed – average. If the plant has many years, then the color of the cortex at the branches of gray and sleeping with pale smallgrades – “Lentichkov”. The branches themselves are powerful and straight. Saving a brown bush, fluffy. Miniature kidneys, with sharp end. Oval and extended leaves, dark. The size of flowers – medium, petals of soft pink, similar in shape with a saucer.
Berries are characterized by a form in the form of an oval, which has a slightly cut the vertex, and visible. Cherry mature large, weigh from about 3.3 grams. The skin is painted in dark burgundy tones, has the edge and extremely thin, which worsens the transportation of fruits. Flesh dark red, with high density and juitivity. Bone disconnect almost impossible.
Cherry Alice taste – a mixture of sour and sweet. Tastors put her estimate 4.5 points out of 5. Berries of this variety make it possible to make anything from them – jam, marmalade, flippers, drinks.
Ripening and fruiting
Since the described variety is a felt, then he is fast. When boarding young cherries, you can expect a harvest from them for the third-fourth year.
Cherry Alice bloom occurs in May, around the middle of the month. The described variety for the time maturation can be considered medium, the fruits of the taste in the second decade of July.
The cherry grade under consideration pleases the gardens of rude crop, with a bush can be removed on average 8.5 kilograms of berries.
The geography of the cultivation of Cherry Alice Shirik, it is her homeland – the Far East, and the Urals, as well as North-West, Volga-Vyatsky, Medevulzhsky, Siberian and other regions.
Self-duration and the need for pollinators
This variety manifests itself as an affordable. For this reason, for obtaining a crop requires the pollinator plants next to it. The roles of them can perform other varieties of felt cherries, blooming at the same time, either trees such as Alycha, apricot, plum, peach, almond.
Translate into open soil young cherries are allowed both in autumn and spring. However, spring (April) is suitable for such a process, since the seedlings have a reserve of time to grow to cold months.
When choosing a landing site, a number of conditions will be observed:
The territory is not deprived of sunlight;
Soil is not acidic;
Soil composition – light.
It is possible to understand that the seedling is ready for landing, it should be:
Long root system on which there are no damage.
On the eve of planting the roots of plants slightly shorten and dip in a mixture of ash and clay (you can add a stimulating solution of the solution)
Salting cherry, it is necessary to ensure that the distance between the seedlings is equal to one and a half meters, and the width and depth of the wells – half a meter. The bottom of the wells should be covered with a mixture of natural fertilizers and soil. The plant is placed in a hole in a vertical position, not falling asleep the earth root neck. After that, the soil is necessary to moisten, compact and mulch peat.
Growing and care
After planting Cherry Alice, it is necessary to cut it in a timely manner, water, feed, protect against rodents.
The pruning procedure is carried out in spring or autumn, do it do it in order to:
prevent the unlimited growth of the branches;
shape the crown.
Watering is best served in small portions so that there is no excess moisture. It is necessary to feed the cherry after the completion of the flowering process and at the stage of formation of boutons and fruits.
As a rule, in spring the soil makes a nitrogen, and in the autumn period – potassium and phosphorus. In order to protect against rodents, it is recommended to oblivion the trunk of the cherry reeds, shoots of raspberries, firing sweets.
Resistance to diseases and pests
Cherry Alisa is characterized by a great resistance to such well-known diseases like a cockelosis and slurryososporiosis. However, the plant is at risk of infection with moniliosis (in the presence of excess moisture).
Stability to soil-climatic conditions
This variety with honor transfers winter frosts and spring frosts, and still has a lot of drought resistance. Does not like marshy or severe soil.
For the most purpose, gardeners are positively responding about Alice’s grade, they are attracted by the harmonious taste of cherries and a good plant ability to adapt to the characteristics of the climate.