Parentage: Van x Newstar
Description: Celeste, also known as Sumpaca is one of the best early-season eating varieties. Dark red, large fruits of excellent eating quality. Very sweet, quite mild, with a pleasant cherry aftertaste. Ideal for patio growing due to it's naturally dwarf, compact habit. Best eaten straight from the tree!
History: Developed by the Summerland Research Station, Canada in 1990.