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2012 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Coronet Season
Range June 15th - 21th
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2008 | 2010 | 2011
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 800
Bloom Date
Ripe Date June 15th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
7.5
3.47
7.5
4.8
7.5
7.8
4.2
5
1
11

Notes

Tips, suture bulge, split pits, very nice taste and flavor

Description

Orig. in Richwood, N.J., by Edward Clendining. Introd. in 1981. Plant patent 6827, 6 June 1989; assigned to Adams Co. Nursery. Loring mutation. Resembles Loring, but ripens 10 days earlier with much more red skin color. Fruit: large; firm; semi-freestone. Tree: vigorous; productive; resistant to bacterial leaf spot. (Not sure on chilling - based on Loring)

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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