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Surecrop
2002 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Goldprince Season
Range June 1st - 14th
Additional Years 2000 | 2001 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2008
Sequence 53
Row 2
Tree 15,16
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 1000
Bloom Date March 27th
Ripe Date June 12th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
7
2.4
6.5
6
6.2
6.5
7.3
3
1

Notes

sweet taste 7.2, poor thinning, no splits, slight suture bulge, 60% ripe

Description

Orig. in Calhoun, La., by P.L. Hawthorne and J.C. Taylor, Louisiana Agr. Expt. Sta., Louisiana State Univ. Introd. in 1 973. Redglobe x Dixired. Cross made in 1959; selected in 1962; tested as L-59-12-1. Fruit: medium to large, round oval; skin yellow, overcolor 80% to 90% red, attractive, pubescence medium to long and heavy; flesh bright yellow with slight red throughout, firm, good texture and quality; equal halves; very few split pits; ripens 45 days before Elberta or Dixired. Tree: strong, medium vigor, productive; flower nonshowy. medium rose color; leaf glands reniform; good resistance to bacteriosis (Xanthomonas pruni);medium resistance to brown rot (Monilinia fructicola) ; chilling requirement 950 to 1000 h .

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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