Cavendish Strawberry Plant

  • Released by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Kentville, Nova Scotia in 1990
  • US Plant Patent #11110
  • Glooscap x Annapolis
  • Tested as K83-4

Cavendish strawberry plant is a high yielding cultivar with red stele and verticillium resistance and black root rot tolerance.  It is very winter-hardy and produces very large, high-quality berries which are excellent for all uses.  The flavor is sweet and less tart than Honeoye.  Ripens mid-season.