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2004 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season O'Henry Season
Range August 4th - 31th
Additional Years 2000 | 2002
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 850
Bloom Date March 18th
Ripe Date August 15th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
5.8
2.36
7
8
6.5
6.3
16.9
8
?
12.8

Notes

Nectarine, brown rot problems! some stem tearing at harvest, good color

Description

P3619A op [=P6252 op (=P6038 X Sunfre)] P6038 = Le Grand X Sun Grand Orig. 1996, USDA, Fresno, CA. Developed to provide an attractive, freestone nectarine for the late season. Attractive; extensive bright red blush, good quality and high yield. Flesh: yellow; Gland: reniform; Bloom: showy; Shape: round ; Firmness: high; Ripens: +20.

Key

  • Evaluations are based on a 1-8 scale (6=OK,7=Commercially acceptable, 8=Excellent)
  • Size is in inches
  • Shape: round is assumed, T=tip, P=point, S=suture, OB=oblate, OV=ovate
  • Pubescence: 10=nectarine
  • Freeness: 3=early cling, 8=completely free
  • Status: 0=discard, 1=keep
  • Notes: SOS=soft on suture, SOT=soft on tip, RIF=red in flesh, GAS=green around stem
  • RAP=red around pit, GGC=green ground color, sz=size, wh=white, yt=young tree, CCT=concave tip
  • Bloom date is when approx. 90% of blooms are open (full bloom)

The description of each variety of peach or nectarine fruit under each group is in different formats as this information is collected from varied sources and hence is not consistent

 

     
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