|Colour||red … dark-red|
|Comments||good disease resistance, susceptible to sunburning|
The variety Magnus is a late variety from the breeding program of Flevo Berry. This variety has a ripening period app. 10 days after Florence/Faith with attractive berries, a good taste, and high in harvest. Magnus’ berries are big and uniform in size, and tapered. The color of the fruit is a light to medium red with an attractive glow.
Magnus convinces with a nice appearance in the punnet and a high percentage of class A berries.
It blossoms shortly under foliage and can be picked well.
The variety is very robust and high in yield. Therefore it should be planted with a slightly higher distance between the individual plants. Magnus is especially resistant to leave diseases. As with all late ripening varieties special attention should be paid to thrips and Blossum weivel ! Due to its yield, the firmness of the berries, and the light berry color Magnus is an interesting supplement for the late range in trade marketing.