Castion

  • Season: Early August
  • Main characteristic/s: Outstanding fruit quality. High Productivity
  • Breeder: Az. Agr. Molari & Gatti di Molari Gilberto, Italy
Characteristics of Castion
  • Outstanding fruit quality
  • High productivity
  • Excellent flavour
  • Bright red berry colour
Cropping Season
In Northern Italy cropping starts in early June for floricane and in early August for primocane production.

Fruit Quality
The berries are bright red in colour, with excellent flavour and shelf life.

Fruit Yield
Castion has a high yield potential.

Plant Characteristics
The plant has lush and protective foliage. Canes are a little spiny and produce well developed side branches. Castion is well adapted for both fresh potted plant and long cane production systems.

Disease Resistance
Castion is tolerant to the main diseases and pests.

Plant Supply
Castion is protected under Australian PBR Application No: 2017334.; mexico PBR App No 2690; The propagation and sale of plants, or parts of plants, of Castion without a licence is prohibited. Castion is available from the following licensed propagators:

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Trial Results
Substrate production trial results: