Cascade originated from the USDA-ARS breeding program. It was bred in 1956 and released for cultivation in 1972. Cascade’s lineage is an English Fuggle female with a male plant, which originated from the Russian variety serebrianka.
Tolerant to downy mildew, with good pickability of a medium, compact cone.
Cascade is known for its floral, citrus, and grapefruit aromatic properties.