Arapaho Floricane (Patent #8510). Type: thornless, ERECT. Date of release 1993. Fruit size: medium, 5 grams/berry. Shape of the fruit: Short conical with excellent quality with noticeably small seeds. Flavor/Sweetness: good, rated higher than most thorny varieties; 9.6 percent of sugar. Good yields. It is the earliest ripening thornless, beginning approximately around June 5th in Arkansas. Fruiting extends for about 4 weeks. Fruit storage and handling potential are good. Hardiness zone: 5-9. Size: 1 gal.