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Click to EnlargeFlavorich Pluot
2012 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Redglobe Season
Range June 30th - July 12th
Additional Years 2014
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 5th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
7.3
2.45
8
10
8
8
5.7
4
1
15.1

Notes

This is a pluot. Delicious sweet taste

Description

Large, dark purple-skinned fruits with firm, very sweet, yellow-orange flesh. Harvest begins late August/early September in Central California, 2-3 weeks after Flavor King PluotŪ. Vigorous, upright tree. Originated from a cross of Friar plum and an unnamed PluotŪ. 800 chill hours. Pollenizer required: another PluotŪ such as Dapple Dandy or Flavor King, or a Japanese plum such as Santa Rosa or Late Santa Rosa. Pat. No. 8546. (Zaiger Genetics, Inc., Modesto, CA)

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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