Malling™ Champion

Early high-yielding Everbearer
Good disease resistance
Firm and well-presented fruit
Good shelf-life


Fruit quality

Malling™ Champion produces regular, conic-shaped berries with very good skin and flesh firmness.

Production period

The variety has early production potential and produces its peak harvest in July and picks steadily through August, with an average yield of 1 kg/plant.

Growth habit

Malling™ Champion plants have a compact habit with low vegetative growth . The fruit is very well presented on long trusses, allowing for easy harvesting.

Disease resistance

Malling™ Champion shows resistance to crown rot and verticillium wilt,  and has moderate resistance to powdery mildew.

Malling™ Champion
Technical Sheet

Year of release: 2019

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