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2005 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Redglobe Season
Range June 30th - July 12th
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 750
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 4th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
8
2.71
6
10
7.8
7.5
11.1
4
1
10.3

Notes

nectarine, needed more thinning, lots of beetles, some pigment in flesh, most splits, O.K. taste

Description

Flavor top X F6690 [=P10019 op (=Red King op)]. Orig. 1974, USDA, Fresno, CA. Very attractive but erratic producer. One of the more important California nectarines. Looks good; attractive; bright color with good quality and low to medium yield. Flesh: yellow; Gland: reniform; Bloom: showy; Shape: ovate; Firmness: firm; Ripens: -25.

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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