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2001 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Goldprince Season
Range June 1st - 14th
Additional Years 2000 | 2003
Sequence 81
Row BY20
Tree 12
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 550
Bloom Date March 7th
Ripe Date June 14th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
8
2.7
6.5
6
6
6
6.2
4
?

Notes

GGC. Some splits. Oblate sh. Non-melting. Fuzzy.

Description

Orig. by Idlewild Expt. Sta., Clinton, La. Selected in 1969 by P.L. Hawthorn, tested as L-9-A47-33, and released by C.E. Johnson in 1992. [LeGold x (Redskin x Cardinal)] o.p. Fruit: large; ellipical; 40% to 50% red blush over yellow ground color; flesh yellow, nonmelting, clingstone. Ripens at end of June Gold harvest, about 1 June. Flowers showy; leaf glands reniform. Self-sterile. Trees: vigorous; moderate resistance to bacterial spot. Chilling requirement 550 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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