Cranberry Varieties

All cranberry varieties on this site (except Stevens) have been bred and cultivated by Valley Corp (Grygleski Family). They are field evaluated on our 240 acre marsh and independently tested by Ocean Spray to give you solid data for each variety.

  Video  Firmness* 30-45 SDC
TAcy Timing*
Average
Berry Weight
Yield
Barrels/Acre
Yield
Source Data
Characteristics Price
Stevens 730 10/6-10/20 2.05 grams 370
406
10 Year Average
bbl/acre in 2016
Consistent yield, easily managed, industry
standard, plagued with low color fruit
Benchmark Only
GH1 730 10/1-10/15 1.92 grams 380
420
10 Year Average
bbl/acre in 2016
 Consistent Long term yield,
uniform color, winter hearty
Vine: $5,000/ton
BG Video 710 10/6-10/20 2.11 grams 530
507
30 Acres in 2015
25 Acres in 2016
Consistent long term high yield,
uniform color, good rebud
Vine: $11,000/ton
Pilgrim King Video 730 10/1-10/15 2.68 grams 620 Small plot data in 2016 Extremely large fruit,
uniform color, high yield
Contact for Price
Valley King 760 9/20-10/6 2.68 grams 747
No data
Plot in 2014 & 2015
Expanding in 2016
High yield, very large fruit Contact for Price
Midnight 8 Video 660 9/1-9/20 1.61 grams 570
No data
2 Acres in 2014 & ’15
Mowed in 2016
High yield, very early color,
excellent rebud
Contact for Price
Midnight 9 Video 710 9/15-10/1 1.60 grams 665 bbl/acre in 2016 High yield, excellent rebud Contact for Price
Crimson King Video 750 9/15-10/1 2.43 grams 900 Plot in 2014 Highest yielding, high color throughout
canopy, newest variety being expanded
Contact for Price
Granite Red Video 830 10/1-10/15 2.42 grams 705 Small plot data in 2016 Extremely firm fruit, excellent fresh fruit
keeping quality, large fruit with uniform color
Contact for Price

Data Source: *Ocean Spray Tests  |  All other data is collected at Valley Corp  |  Newer varieties have a greater chance of fluctuating data