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Click to EnlargeSweet Breeze
2011 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Blake Season
Range July 13th - August 3rd
Additional Years 2010 | 2012 | 2013
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 15th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
8
3.3
7.5
4.5
7.3
7.5
5.3
8
1
13.1

Notes

Suture bulge, tips, uneven halves, nice taste and flavor

Description

Sweet Breeze is a limb sport of Belaire discovered by Everett Weiser of York Springs, PA (Plant Patent #15295). The fruit is large with 50% red color over a golden yellow background, exhibiting very little pubescence. Great peach for fresh eating. It matures a few days after Loring. The tree is vigorous and productive with excellent resistance to bacterial spot. From Adams County Nursery.

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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