- Season: Early season
- Main characteristic/s: Primocane, excellent quality fruit.
- Breeder: Redeva Ltd
Characteristics of Red Angel
- High fruit yield
- Upright, spine-free canes – easy to manage
- Firm, cohesive fruit
- Sweet flavour
- Excellent shelf life
In Southern England the primocane crop starts in late-July and continues until late October. A useful ‘double’ crop can also be obtained in June from over-wintered canes.
High yields of approximately 1.5kg per plant have been reported.
No serious pest and disease problems have been reported.
Use of the Variety
Red Angel is well suited for late-summer and autumn production in open-field situations of temperate regions, for both commercial and amateur markets.
Red Angel is protected under Community (EU) Plant Variety Rights (Grant No: 46238); Switzerland PBR (Grant No 17-2692). The propagation and sale of plants, or parts of plants, of Red Angel without a licence is prohibited. Red Angel is available from the following licensed propagators:
Propagation Licence Holders
Sales Licence Holders (Commercial Growers)
Sales Licence Holders (Amateur/Garden Market ONLY)
Growing-on / Transformation Licence Holders