Royal Beaut

Royal Beaut Ceres

Tree Characteristics

Chilling requirement Medium – High (500-800 RCU)
Vigour Moderate to strong
Growth habit Semi Upright
Crotch angles Medium
Tree size Medium
Flowering 2nd week October (Elgin, Western Cape)
Full bloom 3rd week October (Elgin, Western Cape)
Flower shape Rosaceous
Pollen compatibility Self-incompatible
Bearing habit On both spurs and shoots
Disease susceptibility (Normal sprays) Normal to high


Pollinator Golden Delicious, Granny Smith, Hillieri
Fruit set Good
Blossom or fruit Fruit
Intensity of flowers High

Fruit Characteristics

Harvest date (first pick) 4th week in January (Elgin, Western Cape)
Control cultivar With Royal Gala
Production (kg/tree) Good
Fruit size distribution Medium
Shape Flat round
Skin colour Full red with red stripes
Flesh colour Cream
Eating quality Flavorsome and sweet
Texture Crisp
Storage ability Good


Released to industry Yes
Fruit type
Selection No -
Usage Fresh
Origin Witzenberg (Robert Zulch)
Owner -
S.A. License SAPO Trust
PBR Granted Valid PBR
Royal Beaut Ceres
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