Our Blossoming

Cherries

IFG is devoted to revolutionizing cherries as we know them. Thanks to our latest world class developments and committed cherry team, we are offering an exceptional level of expertise and service to match our remarkable product selection. Our program develops low – high chill varieties that become adaptable to more regions around the world which will expand global cherry production.

Cheery Grand™

IFG Cher-One

Cheery Burst™

IFG Cher-Two

Cheery Crunch™

IFG Cher-Three

Cheery Blush™

IFG Cher-Four

Cheery Treat™

IFG Cher-Five

Cheery Glow™

IFG Cher-Six

Cheery Moon™

IFG Cher-Seven

IFG Cher-eight

IFG Cher-nine

IFG Cher-ten

Trademark NameVariety Name
Cheery Grand™
IFG Cher-One
Cheery Burst™
IFG Cher-Two
Cheery Crunch™
IFG Cher-Three
Cheery Blush™
IFG Cher-Four
Cheery Treat™
IFG Cher-Five
Cheery Glow™
IFG Cher-Six
Cheery Moon™
IFG Cher-Seven
IFG Cher-Eight
IFG Cher-Nine
IFG Cher-Ten

Traditionally, a lot of chill hours are required to grow a great cherry - but IFG is changing that. Marketers in South America and South Africa are already very excited about our "low chill" cherry varieties. Until now, most cherry trees have required 800-1000 hours of temperatures ranging from 35° to 42° Fahrenheit. IFG has created varieties of cherries that need less than half that much.

IFG has over 50 cherry selections on test. These selections include both traditional dark red types and new blush types. They were selected for having very few doubled fruits, combined with large size, firmness and flavor. Many exhibited very little cracking after severe rains.

We are continuing our evaluations to determine which will consistently produce outstanding fruit especially in the warmest areas of cherry growing regions. We already have successful commercial plantings in several countries such as Chile, South Africa, Spain and Australia with ten of our trademarked varieties.

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