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2013 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Blake Season
Range July 13th - August 3rd
Additional Years 2014
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 30th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
2
3.12
7.2
5
7.3
7.7
8.78
8
1
11.8

Notes

Uneven halves, split pit, pigment around pit, firm. smooth, acid. (SSC/TA 15.6)

Description

A very large, oblong to ovate, 55-65% scarlet red over a yellow groundcolor; yellow-fleshed, freestone peach, ripening August 25-28, approximately 31 days after Redhaven. The flesh is firm with very good flavor. The tree is very vigorous and moderately productive, with moderate susceptibility to bacterial spot. The variety is not fully productive on many peach sites and has propensity to produce doubles. Originated from New Jersey peach breeding program.

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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