Shelly® is a seedling of a Tommy Atkins x Keitt cross bred by the Volcani Research Centre in Israel. Shelly fruit have a good red blush and a unique apple-like shape and ripen within the Kent season.
|Season||Mid to late|
|Appearance||Very attractive, good red blush, smooth skin|
|Shape||Apple-like, fruit width ± 110% of length|
|Size||Medium (410 ± 110g)|
|Flesh||Deep yellow, very firm, little fibre|
|Other||Very good shelf life|
|Tree||Moderately vigorous. Upright growing with open canopy.|