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Click to EnlargeBelle of Georgia
2009 Cooley Farms

Season O'Henry Season
Range August 4th - 31th
Additional Years 2008 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2014
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh White
Chill Hours 850
Bloom Date
Ripe Date August 6th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
1
2.93
7.3
6
7
7
2.3
8
1

Notes

White, green ground color, oblong, uneven halves, red around pit, mushy, some acid, perfumy

Description

Originated in 1875(?) by L.A. Rumph, Marshalville, GA from an open pollinated Chinese cling. White flesh, moderately resistant to bacterial spot, softens rapidly, good bud hardiness, aromatic flavor

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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