nectarine, many splits, some brown rot, moderate juiciness, low sweetness, rubbery texture
Orig. by N.G. and L.G. Bradford,
LeGrand, Calif. Plant patent 6675; 14 Mar. 1989. Red Diamond x Aurora Grand.
Fruit: uniform medium size; slightly oblong; full red blush; flesh light yellow,
very firm, melting, freestone. Ripens 29 days before Red Diamond, 3 days before
Aurora Grand. Flowers small, moderate pink; leaf glands reinform. Tree: medium
size; vigrous; spreading; productive.
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
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