Commercial variety originating in Russia.
Do not confuse it with its namesake "Scherkhan".
Fruits of 80 to 150 grams, elongated plum type ending in a point.
Red skin striped in light green which change to orange-yellow at full maturity.
Firm flesh containing little gel and seeds, sometimes even "dry".
Sweet flavor. Mainly intended for the preparation of sauce and / or coulis.
Bushy plants, vigorous, determinate, which must be directed, if not soon becomes invasive.
Good seasonal production.
Variety well suited to regions with short season and / or cooler summers.