Christine is an early variety that gives a large harvest at the beginning of fruiting. Large, shaped strawberries with red skin, with a sheen. Resistant to frost and most diseases.
Fruiting time: Early, from the end of May or the beginning of June, until the end of June.
Size and shape of fruits: large, very shapely fruits. Skin bright red, shiny.
Taste and firmness: very tasty and naturally sweet. Juicy, red pulp.
Yield: High yield. Provides a large harvest even at the beginning of fruiting, allows you to start the season quickly.
Plant type: erected, with relatively strong growth. Strawberries properly displayed on the plant.
Resistance: Highly resistant to Verticillium dahliae and Powdery mildew (Sphaerotheca macularis). Resistant to frost. It adapts well to the European climate.
Purpose: Christine is perfect for processing and also as a dessert strawberry.
Cultivation type: the variety works very well in controlled-environment cultivation and the soil.
*The fruiting time involves traditional cultivation in Poland (Central Europe, moist continental climate) with standard weather conditions. The exact time of strawberries fruiting depends on the local environment, weather conditions in a given season as well as cultivation methods.