White Seedless

Prime
Prime

  • Earliest variety in South Africa
  • Developed by Volcani institute in Israel
  • Berries are round and average size
  • Good shelf life
  • Light muscat flavour
  • Fresh crispy taste
  • Production : Week 47 – 49

Sugraone (Superior Seedless®)

  • Discovered in California
  • Exceptional large berries for an early season variety
  • Bunches are loose
  • Excellent eating quality
  • Good shelf life
  • Slight muscat flavour
  • One of the world’s most popular cultivars
  • Production : Week 49 – 51

Thompson

  • Known in South Africa since 1926
  • Berries are round to oval
  • Good bunch size
  • Outstanding appearance and eating quality
  • Good shelf life
  • Fleshy, melting taste
  • South Africa’s most important white seedless cultivar
  • Production : Week 50 – 52

Red Seedless

Flame

  • Multi cross variety – released in California in 1973
  • The first South African red seedless variety
  • Berries are round with medium to large size
  • Bunches slightly smaller than other red seedless
  • Very good storage ability
  • Attractive colour and a very pleasant taste
  • SA Flame recognised as amongst the best in the world
  • Production : Week 48 – 51

Crimson

  • Developed by D Ramming in California
  • Mid- to late season variety
  • Elongated berries and light red in colour
  • Crisp, firm texture
  • Very good storage ability
  • Exceptional shelf life
  • Sweet neutral juicy crispy flavour
  • Production : Week 52 – 3

Ralli

  • Originated in Australia
  • Round Berry 18 – 20mm
  • Crisp, firm flesh
  • Excellent eating quality
  • Tough skin
  • Very low shatter and no bruising
  • Very low acidity

Tawny

  • Developed by A Lombard
  • Strong skin texture, no influence on eating quality
  • Does not crack in rain
  • Excellent shelf life
  • Sweet natural flavour
  • Crisp & juicy texture
  • Strong berry attachment with no shatter
  • Natural berry size of 18mm
  • Production : Week 51 – 01

Black Seedless

Sugrathirteen / Midnight Beauty

  • Early black seedless variety
  • Large elongated berries
  • Excellent eating quality with crisp texture
  • Ensure optimal berry set
  • Excellent storage quality
  • Attractive colour and a very pleasant taste
  • Grower friendly
  • Production : Week 51 – 1

Autumn Royal

  • Developed by Agricultural Research Service in Fresno, California
  • Late season variety
  • Berries are oval-shaped and about an inch long
  • Black or purple-black skin with a whitish cast or bloom
  • Flesh inside is an attractive, translucent yellow-green
  • Crunchy berries and eat very well
  • Production : Week 2 – 4

Red Seedless

Sugraone
Red Globe

  • Developed in USA in 1958
  • Large succulent seeded red berry cultivar with large bunches
  • Largest round berries of all red grapes
  • Dark ruby red colour when ripe
  • Mildly sweet and flavourful
  • Strong skin with firm texture
  • Production : Week 52 – 4

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