Origin: ‘Rich Lady’ x ‘Maycrest’ cross, early selected as ‘BO 96025004’.
Community Plant Variety Rights: EU 38205 (02 June 2014).
Tree: standard-upright growth habit, vigorous, needs summer pruning; bloom is early, abundant; the yield is good. Flower is showy, glands are reniform.
Date of ripening: 74 days from full bloom to ripening date, middle of June in the southern Po Valley (northern Italy).
Fruit: round, symmetrical and good size in early period (150-170g); skin overcolour is 100% bright red on a yellow ground colour. Flesh is yellow, firm, slow softening, of uniform ripening. Excellent aromatic flavour, sweet, with medium acidity. Pit is cling.
Overall: very interesting early cultivar for fruit of outstanding eating quality, needs early and strong thinning (even mechanical).