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Click to EnlargeNJF 16-Peento
2013 Musser Fruit Research Farm

Season Blake Season
Range July 13th - August 3rd
Additional Years 2010 | 2012
Sequence 0
Row
Tree
Flesh Yellow
Chill Hours
Bloom Date
Ripe Date July 15th

Set
Size
Shape
Pubes
Red
Attribute
Firm
Free
Status
Brix
3
3.33
7.8
5
7
7.4
2.48
4
1
9.8

Notes

Nice taste

Description

Plant Patent #18,997 issued on July 1, 2008 to Dr. Joeseph C. Goffreda (Rutgers University, NJ). This peento ripens with Saturn and has excellent size and firmness. Flesh texture is nonmelting. The fruit has 100% yellow skin color and picks clean. Flavor is wonderfully sweet. The tree is upright, vigorous and resistant to bacterial spot. Bloom is showy and leaf glands are reniform. 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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