Well suited to double cropping
Excellent long cane production
Attractive, firm, and glossy berries
Good shelf life
Malling™ Bella® has very attractive mid-red fruit that remains bright and firm, with excellent flavour and shelf-life. It has large berries, with a mean berry weight of 7 g, and maintains good size through the season.
A mid-season primocane variety, Malling™ Bella® is well adapted to UK and Southern Europe. The variety is suitable for double cropping and long-cane production.
Malling™ Bella® has very productive and vigorous upright canes, with well displayed fruit, providing for fast picking.
No disease resistance testing has yet been undertaken. However, no problems have been reported from trial sites or nursery beds.
Year of release: 2017
For further information and licensing enquiries contactlicensing [at] niab.com ( Malling™ Fruits)