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Click to EnlargeBeekman
2001 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Redglobe Season
Range June 30th - July 12th
Additional Years 2000 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2010 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014
Sequence 160
Row 10
Tree 13
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date March 12th
Ripe Date July 6th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
7
3
5
5
7.5
6
9
8
?

Notes

Ripped sut, sharp tip. Ovate. Brown rot.

Description

A red sport of Sunhigh, this variety produces large, high quality fruit very similar to the original Sunhigh. Beekman has consistently shown improved fruit color and is recommended as a substitute for Sunhigh. From Adams County Nursery.

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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