Bio tree accomplished the selection of the new raspberry cultivar. The company applies for DUS testing at the IASAS (Bulgaria) under the name GALA®.
The primocane variety GALA® is selected by BIO TREE. The cultivar deliver high yields and is very attractive and suitable for commercial growing. The canes are relatively short and the GALA® plantations do not require strong support construction.
The fruiting period is from beggining of August till mid-November. The yields of the cultivar are very high reaching 20-25t/ha under irrigation conditions. The GALA® raspberry is easy wintering and well adapted to the temperate climate conditions. The cultivar develops on poor soils but well drained, semi mountains or low land fields.
The fruits of GALA® are relatively large, oval to cut conical with bright red color. They are firm, meaty with typical sweet-acidic taste and nice aroma. The fruits are good for freezing and processing.