The variety SchniCo (s) was originated from a bud mutation of the variety Gala Schnitzer Schniga ® (s). It was discovered in in bud wood orchard of KSB (Corzano/Breschia)
Licensee: Schniga GmbH
Vigor: medium growth
Flowering: mid-late flowering
(2 days before Golden Delicious)
Pollinators: Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, Pinova, Red Delicious, Evereste, Prof.Sprenger
Size: medium-large, conical fruit
Color: pronounced and intensive over color; early and dark red blushed coloring, coloring on the total surface of the fruit.
Skin: not very thick, smooth, slightly waxy.
Shape: oblong fruit
Flesh: yellowish, juicy flesh with moderate sugar content, low acidity
HARVEST AND STORAGE
Harvest time: mid to end of August, good shelf life to January / February
high production, with new virus-free generation of Schniga significant fruit enlargement.
Gala mema ®16357 (s)
the fruits have an earlier and more intense red coloration.
Almost all the fruits on the tree are colored optimally with good color stability.
Are necessary only 2 (two) rounds of picking.