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2008 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Blake Season
Range July 13th - August 3rd
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 750
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 17th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
8
2.87
7.5
5.5
7.5
7.5
2.7
8
1
13.9

Notes

Some brown rot, good taste

Description

An attractive yellow fleshed peach ripening 2 weeks after Redhaven. Origin: Coloma, Michigan by Annette and Randy Bjorge. Fayette x Newhaven. Tested as FA 80. Introd. in 1997. USPP 10549 assigned to International Plant Management, Lawrence, Michigan. Fruit: Globose, medium large, covered with a 90 to 100% red blush. Flesh; melting, yellow-orange, firm, fine-textured, freestone. Flavor is excellent with medium acid. Ripens 14 to 17 days after Redhaven. Tree: Flowers dark pink, small, moderately showy. Leaf glands globose. Upright, very vigorous, very productive. Resistant to bacterial spot. Chilling requirement estimated at 750 h.

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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