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Click to EnlargeGoldprince
2000 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Goldprince Season
Range June 1st - 14th
Additional Years 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2008
Sequence 0
Row 2
Tree 3
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours 650
Bloom Date
Ripe Date June 5th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
8
2
6
7
7
6.5
7
3
1

Notes

Loss vigor on L rootst, smaller fruit, Ovate sh

Description

Orig. at Byron, Ga., by W.R. Okie, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture S.E. Fruit & Tree Nut Res. Lab. Introd. in 1989. Loring x [(Fairhaven x FV89-14) x (FV89-14 x Duke of Georgia)]; FV89-14 is an F2 of (Hiley x Fireglow) x Fireglow. Cross made in 1966 by V.E. Prince; selected in 1970; tested as FV7-1240 and BY7-1240. Fruit: medium; skin attractive red, light pubescence; flesh melting, clingstone. Ripens with Junegold, 3 weeks before Redhaven. Better shape and color and few split pits than Junegold, which it replaces . Flowers showy, self-fertile; leaf glands reniform; moderately resistant to bacterial spot. Chilling requirement about 650 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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