JAAPANI TRÜFFEL ORANZIKAS
Russian origin. Fruit weighing 80 to 150 grams, pear-shaped orange with green shoulders, changing colour only when fully ripe.
Variety whose origin is Russian, despite its name!
synonyms: Japanese Trüffel Orangevij op ,Japanese Trifele Orange ,Jaapani trüffel oranzikas ,Японский трюфель оранжевый.
Fruit 80-150 grams, orange pear-shaped with green shoulders changing colour only when fully ripe.
Good production, well suited for making paste or coulis.
Grown in 2015 under cover
-Sown on 15 March
-Planted on 7 May
-Large, vigorous plant. Grown on 2 stems.
-Height +/- 2.20 m
-Abundant dark green foliage, horizontal habit
-Flower: 6/7 sepals and 6/7 petals
Fruit: small to medium size, well pronounced pear-shaped.
-Colour orange, some green traces on the shoulders.
-Depression at the weak peduncular attachment.
-Harvest: average, until frost, lots of apical necrosis.
-Fleshy and dense. 3 lodges can be half hollow, containing few seeds and gel.
-Any flavour, to be reserved for cooking.
Small to medium
+ ou - 1.6m