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Salem
2002 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Harvester Season
Range June 22th - 29th
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2003 | 2010 | 2011 | 2014
Sequence 96
Row 4
Tree 22,23
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date March 26th
Ripe Date June 28th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
5
2.98
6
6
5
5
4.4
8
?

Notes

large, unattractive, 30% ripe, taste: 6

Description

Orig. by C.W. Haines, Elmer, N.J. Plant patent 6267; 30 Aug. 1988; assigned to Adams County Nursery, Aspers, Pa. Tree sport of Loring. Fruit: large; globose; high percentage of red blush; moderate pubescence; flesh yellow, melting, semi-freestone. Ripens 5 to 10 days before Loring. Flowers pink, nonshowy; leaf glands reniform. Tree: large; spreading; vigorous; very productive.

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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