History of SULTAN KING (D24)
- Clone No: D 24
- Local Name: sometimes referred to as “Sultan” by Singaporeans
- Date Registered: 1937
- Origin (Owner/Place): Bukit Merah, Perak
What is SULTAN KING Durian (D24)?
Most popular clone. The tree is large with a broad, pyramidal canopy. It flowers regularly and bears 100-150 fruits/tree/year. Each fruit is about 1-2 kg, ellipsoid to oval shape with thick, light green rind and 1-4 arils/locule. The flesh is yellow, thick, firm, smooth, sweet and nutty with a slightly bitter taste. Unfortunately, it is extremely susceptible to Phytophthora and also exhibits physiological uneven pulp ripening