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Raspberry selection 9062E-1
Funded by the Scottish Raspberry Breeding Consortium
8631D-1 x 8605C-2
9062E-1 is a mid-season summer fruiting variety, which begins picking 1-2 days before Glen Ample.
Primocane are spine-free with an upright habit. 9062E-1 harvests very well by machine, picking a high percentage of IQF.
Fruit is large, round and bright red in colour. 9062E-1 has an excellent flavour, very sweet and aromatic.
Fruit size 4.7 - 5.1g
In SCRI trials, 9062E-1 is a productive genotype, yielding around 7.2 t/ha (extrapolated from 20m plots at SCRI).
Pest and disease tolerance:
Carries gene A10, conferring resistance to most strains of aphid virus vector Amphorophora idaei