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Berenda Sun
2002 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Redglobe Season
Range June 30th - July 12th
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2003
Sequence 142
Row 8
Tree 17
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 400
Bloom Date March 27th
Ripe Date July 10th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
7
2.54
6
6
6
5.8
12
8
1?

Notes

30% ripe, slight asym bulge sut, some splits

Description

Orig. in Del Ray, Calif., by Tom Chamberlain, H.P. Metzler & Sons. Introd. in 1984. Plant patent 5297, 23 Nov. 1984; licensed exclusively to Agri Sun Nursery. O'Henry o.p. Fruit: medium-large, about 75 mm; round; skin dark red; flesh yellow, freestone. Ripens 45 days after Redhaven in Selma, Calif. Tree: moderately vigorous; productive. Chilling requirement about 350 to 500 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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