Lucia is a medium high vigor type plant with similar plant architecture to Sweet Ann. It also has a similar inflorescence and is an open plant that enables harvesters to see through the plant to harvest or pull weeds.
The plant continues to grow through the harvest period and can get tall if more aggressive fertilizer programs are used.
Lucia seems to require less nutrition in order to grow compared to Albion. Lucia fruit is not as large as Sweet Ann but has similar great flavor, better firmness and better fruit uniformity than Sweet Ann.
|Early Mid Season||Large||Good||All||Firm|
1000 / Jan-Aug, 1500 / Oct-Nov