Nectarine, Ovate sh. A better rp date: larger, more red.
Orig. by C.F. Zaiger, L.M. Gardener,
G.N. Zaiger, and C.G.Zaiger, Modesto, Calif. Plant patent 7890; 23Jun.1992.
(Red Grand x Crimson Gold) open-pollinated. Fruit: large; firm; nearly globose;
excellent flavor; high percentage of red over yellow ground; flesh yellow,
melting, clingstone. Ripens 7 days after Crimson Gold. Flowers pink; leaf
glands reinform. Tree: large; vigrous; upright; productive. More resistant
than Red Grand to bacterial spot.
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
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