A new everbearing variety from HRI East Malling which has a higher percentage of class 1 fruits and better fruit quality than older cultivars of this class. Bolero commences fruiting from mid-August, continuing through to the first frosts. Reports of an astonishing 90% class 1 fruits have been reported and the quality/fruit size does not deteriorate during hot weather. the plants have shown some resistance to Verticlluim Wilt, Crown Rot and mildew. The plants are vigorous and a slightly wider planting distance than normal is recommended.