The Rainier title has become well established as a promise of unmatched flavor. Rainier is a large, yellow cherry with a red blush and light yellow flesh. Exquisitely flavored with high sugar levels, this is a premium niche variety that ripens just after Bing. The tree is vigorous, early bearing and very productive with excellent cold weather hardiness.
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Large, yellow blushed red, light yellow flesh. High sugar and flavor. Very cold hardy.
- Estimated Chilling Requirement
700 hours below 45°F
Pollenizer required, interfruitful with Bing, Black Tartarian, Craig's Crimson and Lapins
- Harvest Season within fruit type
- Harvest Dates
May 25 to June 10(approximate for Fresno, CA area)
Fruit & Nut Maturity Chart 2018 (full chart)