Cultivar Information

Flower type = Self-fertile
Berry color = Bronze
Year introduced = 1988
Variety protection = Patented


'Janet' was released by Ison's Nursery in 1988.


'Janet' is a recent entry into our test, and we only have very limited data. The trait that sticks out most about this cultivar is the very wet stem scar. The berries tear nearly every time you pick them. This trait makes 'Janet' completely unsuitable for commercial fresh-market use.



Average Berry Quality in Tifton, GA Trials

Cultivar Berry weight (g) Berry diameter (mm) Soluble solids (%)
Janet 13.8 28 13.8
Fry 12.7 27 15.3
Supreme 17.7 31 13.9

Cultivar Attributes in Tifton, GA Trials

Cultivar Vine vigor Leaf disease Berry rot % Full crop Harvest period Ripening % Dry scar
Janet     slight 100% late uneven 0%
Fry medium slight slight 70% midseason even 30%
Supreme medium slight none 90% midseason uneven 60%