Camino Real is a short-day cultivar similar to Camarosa in all aspects including production pattern. It is somewhat later to initiate fruiting with most cultural treatments, however.
External and internal fruit color for Camino Real is darker than Camarosa. Subjectively, Camino Real has very good flavor. The fruit is outstanding for both fresh market and processing.
Camino Real is susceptible to common leaf spot and sensitive to powdery mildew. It is resistant to Verticillium wilt, Phytophthora crown rot and somewhat resistant to Anthracnose crown rot. When treated properly it shows tolerance to two-spotted spider mite.