B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  April 29, 2019 -92 Reference:  May Princess -82
R 7 T 32 1C564 YN LC -95 Excellent color, perfect shape with indented nose, no cracks, medium firmness, good size - our best early nectarine. 2 5/8 67 10
R 6 T 28 17Q469 YP LC NM -90 Excellent flat shape, color and firmness; non-melting?, 8-days before May Princess - crop? size? 2 3/8 60 11
R 6 T 53 61P561 YP mLC -88 Heavy crop, good shape, very good color. 2 1/2 63 12
R 7 T 31 17Q436 WPLCNM -85 Round and flart shape, firm, mild flavor, nice color - next week.      
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  May 3, 2019 -89 Reference:  May Princess -82
THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
Nectarines & Peaches
This Week
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 51P33 WN -96 Very early white nectarine, good flavor, good color, firm? 2 1/4 57 12
2016 1C564 YN LC -90 Excellent shape, firm, nice color, crack resistant - our best early nectarine. 2 1/4 57 9
new 22Q458 WP NM? -90 Very firm, nice shape and color, size? 2 51 11
new 5G176 YP -90 Firm, good shape and color. 2 1/2 64 11
2016 17Q469 YP LC NM? -88 Ex.color, firm, ex.shape, good flavor, good crop. 2 1/4 57 9
2016 17Q436 WP LC NM? -88 Firm, mild flavor, ex.color, ex.shape. 2 3/8 60 11
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  May 7, 2019 -84 Reference:  May Princess -82
R6 T28 17Q469 YP LC NM -90 Excellent flat shape, color and firmness; non-melting?, 8-days before May Princess - crop? size?  --  Better in Le Grand. 2 3/8 60 11
R7 T31 17Q436 WPLCNM -85 Round and flat shape, firm, mild flavor, nice color. 2 3/4 70 11
R6 T1 63P200 WPLCNM -84 Firm, very good flavor, good color, baby tree. 2 5/8 67 12
R7 T43-44 27C334 YP LC -82 Preview:  Heavy crop, large size, firm, flat, good color. 2 7/8 73 12
R7 T52 61P20 YN LC -76 Preview:  Good crop, firm, dark red with freckles, fairly clean, good size and shape. 2 3/4 70 12
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  May 7, 2019 -85 Reference:  May Princess -82
THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
Nectarines & Peaches
This Week
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
2016 1C564 YN LC -90 Excellent shape, firm, nice color, crack resistant - our best early nectarine. 2 1/4 57 9
new 22Q458 WP NM? -90 Very firm, nice shape and color, size? 2 51 11
new 5G176 YP -90 Firm, good shape and color. 2 5/8 67 11
2016 17Q469 YP LC NM? -88 Ex.color, firm, ex.shape, good flavor, good crop. 2 1/4 57 9
2016 17Q436 WP LC NM? -88 Firm, mild flavor, ex.color, ex.shape. 2 3/8 60 11
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  May 15, 2019 -77 Reference:  May Princess -82
R7 T43-44 27C334 YP LC -82 Heavy crop, large size, still firm, nice flat shape, good color. 3 1/8 79 12
R5 T60 17Q240 YN LC -78 Firm, clean, ok flavor, nice shape, some apex tears. 2 5/8 67 12
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  May 7, 2019 -85 Reference:  May Princess -82
THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R7 T32 1C564 YN LC -90 Excellent shape, firm, nice color, crack resistant - our best early nectarine. 2 1/4 57 9
new 22Q458 WP NM? -90 Very firm, nice shape and color, size? 2 51 11
new 5G176 YP -90 Firm, good shape and color. 2 5/8 67 11
R6 T28 17Q469 YP LC NM? -88 Ex.color, firm, ex.shape, good flavor, good crop. 2 1/4 57 9
R7 T31 17Q436 WP LC NM? -88 Firm, mild flavor, ex.color, ex.shape. 2 3/8 60 11
DATE:  May 15, 2019 -78 Reference:  May Princess -82
Nectarines & Peaches
This Week Small Trees
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 63P110 WN vLC -83 Rock hard, dark red color, excellent flavor, a few apex slits. 2 3/8 60 18
new 12G873 YPNMmLC -82 May Princess:  Reference from older tree.  Medium color, flat shape, firm, average flavor. 2 7/8 73 11
new 3C640 YP -82 Heavy crop, firm, nice color and shape. 2 5/8 67 12
R6 T4 69P983 WN -80 Clean, ex. color, medium frimness, a few split pits. 2 3/8 60 18
R7 T43 27C334 YP LC -80 Ex. color, firm, nice shape, good flavor. 2 5/8 67 13
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  May 22, 2019 -70 Reference:  May Bright -72    Spring Princess -70
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R5 T60 17Q240 YN -75 Last week, good flavor, good crop - few apex tears, very nice flavor and shape. 2 7/8 73 16
R6 T74 36M556 WN LC -72 Good crop, nice color. 2 7/8 73 16
R7 T58 6M86 May Bright YN mLC -72 Nice flavor, good crop, full color, firm. 3 76 16
R3 T27 3C797 WN LC -70 Excellent flavor, nice color, good crop.  Great flavor, firm. 3 76 18
R5 T21 Spring Princess  YP vLC -70 Reference:  Good flavor & crop, firm in cool weather. 3 76 13
R7 T59 31C474 YN mLC -70 Nice flavor, good crop, some freckles. 3 76 18
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  May 22, 2019  -71 Reference:  May Bright -72    Spring Princess -70
THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
Nectarines & Peaches
This Week
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
2nd Look 69P983 WN LC -78 Clean, very heavy crop, medium size, great flavor, dark red.
Ex. flavor, overcropped, size?
2 1/2 64 15
Again 69P8 YN mLC -77 Flat, firm, good flavor, some freckles. 2 7/8 73 12
2015 17Q240 YN vLC -75 Good flavor, nice size, good shape, firm. 2 5/8 67 14
2017 69P7 YN mLC -74 Flat, firm, good flavor. 2 3/4 70 11
New 5C443 YP SA NM -73 Baby tree, large size, firm, sub-acid flavor, firm, good color. 2 7/8 73 14
New 1C570 YP LC -72 Large, firm, excellent color. 3 76 12
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  May 29, 2019 -61 Reference:  Rose Bright -62
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R3 T27 3C797 WN LC -70 Still firm, excellent flavor, nice color, good crop, firm. 3 1/8 79 18
R7 T62 38M850 WP LC -64 Giant size, good crop, firm, color just ok. 3 1/2 89 12-14
R4
T135-145
62P1000 WN -64 Good flavor, good crop, ok size, ok color, some sugar spots, very firm. 2 7/8 73 17
R6 T74 24Q282 YP mLC NM -64 Giant size, good color, nice shape, firm, good crop. 3 5/8 92 12-14
R5 T63 1C795 WN -60 Good crop, large size, very firm, nice color, some sugar spots. 3 1/8 79 13
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  May 29, 2019  -66 Reference:  Rose Bright -62
Nectarines & Peaches THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
This Week
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 22Q776 WP NM? -70 Baby tree, low acid, firm, good shape, excellent color. 2 5/8 67 14-20
new 20Q5 YP SA NM -70 Subacid, sweet, flat shape, excellent flavor. 2 3/4 70 17
new 69P313 YP NM? -70 Flat! Good color, firm, good size. 2 7/8 73 12
2015 69P298 YNSA -68 Subacid, sweet, nice shape, good color. 2 5/8 67 14-17
new 1C609 YN -66 Firm, clean, good flavor. 2 3/4 70 13
new 4C212 YN -66 Clean!  Firm, good flavor, small tree. 2 5/8 67 14
new 42M18 WP -65 Good shape, color, and firmness. 2 5/8 67 15
2016 36M556 WN LC -65 Clean, nice balanced flavor, good size and shape. 2 3/4 70 17
new 2C653 YN -64 Clean, good color, firm. 2 5/8 67 11
Exp 2017 62P1000 WN -64 Nice balanced flavor, firm, freckles, some split pits and rain cracks. 2 3/4 70 16
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  June 6, 2019 -54 Reference:  Diamond Pearl -54
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R4
T135-145
62P1000 WN -64 Good flavor, good crop, ok size, ok color, some sugar spots, very firm. 2 7/8 73 17
R6 T74 24Q282 YP mLC NM -64 Giant size, good color, nice shape, firm, good crop. 3 5/8 92 12-14
R7 T63 28C571 YP NM LC -63 Giant size, good crop, good color, ok flavor. 3 7/8 98 14
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  June 6, 2019  -59 Reference:  Rose Bright -62
Nectarines & Peaches THINNED VERY LATE - SMALL SIZE THIS YEAR
2nd Looks Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 20Q5 YP SA NM -70 Subacid, sweet, flat shape, excellent flavor. 2 3/4 70 17
2016 36M556 WN LC -67 Clean, nice balanced flavor, good size and shape - flart nose, still very nice. 3 76 14
Exp 2017 62P1000 WN -64 Nice balanced flavor, firm, freckles, some split pits and rain cracks. 2 3/4 70 16
This Week              
new 4C557 WN -62 Firm, good flavor, light freckles. 2 7/8 73 16
             
R6 T74 24Q282 YP mLC NM -64 Giant size, good color, nice flat shape, firm, good crop. 3 1/2 89 14.5
R7 T63 28C571 YP NM LC -63 Mike:  Firm, flat nose, non-melting, ex.color & flavor. 3 1/4 83 14
R5 T32 28C238 YP mLC NM -62 Brent.  Large, round, firm, dark red color - very nice. 3 1/4 83 11
Comm 30C222 YP -61 Princess Time: Old tree - very large, ok color, nice flavor, medium firmness. 3 1/2 89 11
             
Kettleman
R7 T93
3C678 WP mLC -64 Good in Kettleman.  Very heavy crop, firm, round shape, good color. 3 76 14
Mike J
2017
3C639 WP mLC -61 Large, good color, firm, very few split pits. 3 1/8 79 15
             
New 4C212 YN -66 BEST YELLOW NECTARINE in 20 Years!  Large, clean, firm, ex.color & flavor, young tree. 3 76 15
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  June 12, 2019 -48 Reference:  Diamond Pearl -54 June Time YPCNM -54
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R5 T73 67P1130 YNC LC -48 Good crop, nice shape, good flavor, firm. 3 3/8 86 15
R3 T47 2C369 WN -44 Heavy crop, good size, good flavor, firm, freckles? 3 1/4 83 17-19
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  June 12, 2019  -53 Reference:  Diamond Pearl -54 June Time YPCNM -54
Nectarines & Peaches Some thinnned too late
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
3rd Time 4C212 YN -66 20 Year Best!  Very past, but no cracks!  Large, clean, firm, ex.color & flavor, young tree. 3 76 15
R6 T74 24Q282 YP mLC NM -64 Giant size, good color, flat shape, firm, good crop.  Still firm. 3 1/2 89 14.5
             
This Week              
66P308 WN -56 Dark red with light freckles, firm, heavy crop, good flavor. 3 76 16
Exp. 2017 66P882 WN -55 Dark red with freckles, firm, flat nose, very few apex tears. 3 76 17
R6 T29 67P136 YNSA LC -56 Heavy crop, clean, medium firm, nice sub-acid flavor. 3 1/8 79 15
10C935 YNSA mLC -56 Large, heavy crop, dark red with freckles, excellent flavor. 3 1/8 79 14-20
R5 T31 2C632 YN mLC -58 Dark red with freckles, firm, nice shape, few sp's. 3 1/4 83 16
23Q652 YPSA -55 Dark red color, flat nose, low acid flavor, firm but melting. 3 1/8 79 14
R5 T48 8G1205 YPC NM -54 June Time.  Large size, firm, flat nose, non-melting, dark red color, strong flavor. 3 1/4 83 12
R6 T43 11A1088 WP mLC -52 Very heavy crop, firm, nice pink color. 3 1/4 83 12
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  June 19, 2019 -38 Ref:  31P758 Flavor Pearl WN -35  Spring Bright YNC -40
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R5 T98 66M48 WPC mLC -32 Good crop, good flavor, very firm. 3 1/4 83 14
R3 T58 67M11 YN mLC -36 Good flavor, ok crop, few soft. Very large. 3 5/8 92 12-16
R6 T45 69P1061 YNC -38 Large size, full color, ok crop, firm.  Very nice. 3 1/8 79 11-13
R7 T49 66P718 YNC -38 Large size, good crop, firm, low acid. 3 7/16 87 16
R7 T56 36M133 WNC -35 Good color, ok crop, large size, firm. 3 3/8 86 16
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  June 19, 2019  -42 Ref:  31P758 Flavor Pearl WN -35  Spring Bright YNC -40
Nectarines & Peaches Some thinnned too late
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 10C935 YNSA mLC -56 Large, heavy crop, dark red with freckles, excellent flavor. 3 1/8 79 14-20
R5 T48 8G1205 YPC NM -54 June Time.  Large size, firm, flat nose, non-melting, dark red color, strong flavor. 3 1/4 83 12
R6 T43 11A1088 WP mLC -52 Very heavy crop, firm, nice pink color. 3 1/4 83 14
             
This Week              
new 1C541 YN LC -47 Very large, dark red color, flat shape, very firm. 3 1/4 83 14
new 5C435 YPSA -46 Baby tree, excellent color, large. 3 1/8 79 14
2015 R5 T73 67P1130 YN mLC -46 Great shape, ex. color, firm, excellent flavor - KO last week. 3 76 15
new 6C365 WP -45 Young tree, good flavor, medium firmness. 3 1/4 83 16
new 7C143 WNC -45 Baby tree, firm, few freckles, good color. 3 76 16
2014 R5 T38 2C369 WN -45 Large, a few freckles, good flavor - KO last week. 3 76 16
comm. 48P470 WN mLC -44 Pearl Time:  Reference, medium size, firm, good flavor. 2 7/8 73 14
new 54P177 YNC -44 Good color, crop, and firmness. 3 76 14
4C97 YP NM -43 Young tree, round shape, excellent red color. 3 1/8 79 13
2015 R5 T93 67M11 YN -42 Red Bright II.  Medium size, firm, dark red color. 3 76 12
2015 R5 T87 66M53 WPC -40 Large, pretty firm, medium color. 3 1/4 83 14
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  June 26, 2019 -31 Ref:  31P758 Flavor Pearl WN -35  Spring Bright YNC -40
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R5 T97 2C547 YNCSA -32 Good size, good balanced flavor, very firm. 3 1/4 83 12-14
R5 T103 67M10 YNSA LC -32 Good flavor, good size, firm. 3 1/4 83 14
R7 T117 67P1122 YNC -32 Good size, good flavor, full color, firm.  Large, very nice. 3 1/4 83 13
R5 T94 66P114 WPC mLC -35 Heavy crop, good size, good flavor, very firm. 3 1/4 83 13
R7 T81 30C917 WNC -32 Pearlicious VII - Good color, good flavor, good size. 3 1/4 83 18
R7 T72 69P540 WNC -32 Large size, excellent flavor, ok crop, firm.  HUGE, Ex.Flavor. 3 1/2 89 20
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  June 26, 2019  -35 Ref:  31P758 Flavor Pearl WN -35  Spring Bright YNC -40
Pearl Princess WPF -38
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
2018 R7 T107 5C394 YPC NM -46 Huge, ex.color, slightly tippy, non-melting. 3 3/8 86 12
new 4C97 YP NM -43 Young tree, round shape, excellent red color. Very nice flavor. 3 1/8 79 13
2015 R5 T73 67P1130 YN mLC -46 Great shape, ex. color, firm, excellent flavor - KO last week. 3 76 15
2015 R5 T93 67M11 YN -42 Red Bright II.  Medium size, firm, dark red color. 3 76 14
new 7C143 WNC -45 Baby tree, firm, few freckles, good color.  BEST in 10 years! 3 1/4 83 18
2014 R5 T38 2C369 WN -45 Large, a few freckles, good flavor - KO last week.  Bal.flavor. 3 76 16
             
This Week              
2018 R7 T157 9C897 WNC -42 Large, firm. 3 1/8 79 16
66P610 WNC -44 Balanced flavor, firm, very nice. 3 76 17
2017 R6 T71 2C688 WNC -35 Freckles, firm, excellent balanced flavor. 3 1/8 79 18
Com 31C758 WNC mLC -33 Flavor Pearl - preview:  Very heavy crop.  Very nice 3 1/4 83 14
2018 R6 T114 7C868 YNCSA -42 Dark red, light freckles, very nice flavor. Bal.flavor. 3 1/8 79 19
new 8C882 YNSA -42 Rock hard, freckles, great flavor. 3 76 19
2015 R5 T103 67M10 YNCSA -38 Family Tree Farms:  Firm, nice color.  Bal.flavor. 3 1/8 79 14
2017 R7 T57 31C230 YNC -38 Large, firm, excellent flavor. 3 1/8 79 16
2016 R7 T117 67P1122 YNC -37 Firm, excellent color, heavy crop. 3 76 14
new 36M394 WPC LC -40 Firm, excellent color.  SOFT 3 3/8 86 14
new 6C548 WPC -40 Low acid, firm, excellent color.  Mild. 3 1/8 79 17
new 6C89 WPsemiF -40 Baby tree, firm, excellent color.  ROCK 3 1/4 83 15
2018 R4 T119 36M126 WPC NM -38 Dark red, rock hard non-melting, good flavor.  Ex.Flavor! 3 76 14
Com R5 T56 34P249 WPF mLD -38 Pearl Princess - ref:  Firm, good flavor, nice shape & color. 3 1/4 83 15
new 18Q1048 YPC SA -37 Medium color, firm, large size, nice sub-acid flavor. 3 1/4 83 14
new 67P948 YPC NM -38 Huge, excellent color, heavy crop. 3 1/4 83 13
Com 3P74 YPF -38 Bright Princess - reference.  Nice size, medium firmness. 3 1/4 83 14
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  July 9, 2019 -18 Ref:  31P758 Flavor Pearl WN -35  Spring Bright YNC -40
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R3 T59 3C319 YNC mLC -26 Good crop, large size, excellent flavor.  PLANTABLE 3 3/4 95 15
R3 T67 60P1076 YNCSA -18 Good flavor, good crop, nice color, large size. 3 5/8 92 16
R7 T68 10C688 YNSA -17 Good size, good flavor, firm, medium crop. 3 1/2 89 16
R6 T55 60P534 WNC mLC -18 Good crop, large size, clean, ok flavor. 3 5/8 92 16
R3 T160 35M346 WNC mLC -17 Good crop, good balanced flavor, firm, good size. 3 1/4 83 16
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  July 10, 2019  -21 Ref:  Grand Bright YNC -18  Majestic Pearl WNC -14
Nectarines & Peaches
Two weeks ago Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
2017 R6 T37 66P610 WNC -44 -32 Balanced flavor, firm, very nice.  2 WEEKS FIRM! 3 1/8 79 20
2018 R4 T119 36M126 WPC NM -38 Dark red, rock hard non-melting, good flavor.  Ex.Flavor! 3 76 17
             
This Week              
2015 R5 T97 2C547 YNCSA -28 Large size, firm, heavy crop, clean, good shape. 3 1/4 83 14
2C92 YNC -30 Firm, great shape and flavor, baby tree, good crop.  v.g.flavor 3 1/4 83 16
2017 R7 T68 10C688 YNCSA -22 **Big crop, firm, excellent color - best SA flavor. 3 1/4 83 18
COMM 2P73 YPC -30 Red Princess.  Large, firm, excellent color. 3 1/4 83 12
6C202 YNCSA -22 **Large, firm, freckles, great flavor - best balanced SA flavor. 3 1/4 83 20
2011 R5 T82 14A948 WNC -20 Good size, firm, freckles, great flavor.  1 week before MajPrl 3 1/8 79 20
2014 R6 T48 17A1174 YPCSA -26 Sub-acid and mild, large size, firm. 3 1/2 89 13
2013 R3 T67 60P1076 YNCSA -26 Firm, good size, clean, very good color.  Nice bal. flavor. 3 1/8 79 16
COMM 48P442 WPF -15 Reference 3 3/8 86 14
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  July 16, 2019 -11 Ref:  Majestic Pearl WNC -14
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
14 R6 T55 60P534 WNC mLC -18 Still firm, good crop, large size, clean, ok flavor, full color. 3 5/8 92 17
17 R7 T89 7C880 YNC -15 Good crop, ok flavor, full color, very large size on young graft. 3 5/8 92 15-17
15 R3 T165 35M155 YNCSA -7 Large size, good flavor, good crop, good color. 3 5/8 92 18
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  July 17, 2019  -14 Ref:  Majestic Pearl WNC -14
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 6C202 YNCSA -22 Large, firm, freckles, great flavor. 3 1/4 83 20
Comm 48P442 WPF -15 Reference.  Sweet Snow 3 1/4 83 14
This week
17 R5 T96 9C673 WPC -21 Very, very large, firm, solid pink color, firm, average flavor. 3 3/4 95 13
1Q408 WPC -20 Large for a baby tree, good flavor, nice shape and color. 3 1/4 83 15
6B121 YPCSA -20 Sub-acid, firm, large, round, solid red color. 3 3/8 86 16
7C327 YNCSA -20 Large, good color.  Nice flavor. 3 1/4 83 15
18 R7 T153 65P204 WPC mLC -20 Eglandular - giant size, firm, great color, good flavor. 3 1/2 89 15
7C258 YNC -18 Good color, clean, firm, ok size. 3 1/8 79 15
17 R5 T100 31C841 YNCSA -18 Large, firm, light freckles, ex. color, ex. flavor. 3 1/4 83 18
15 R3 T164 35M200 WNC -18 Very heavy crop, freckles, dark red color, ex. flavor, med. size. 3 76 19
11 R5 T95 56P1206 WNC -18 Family Tree - with Majestic Pearl - med. size, great flavor. 3 76 22
22Q1243 WNC -16 Firm, sweet, young tree, ex. color. 2 7/8 73 20
22Q1237 WNC -16 Ex. balanced flavor, firm, ok size on young tree, ex. color.  Dense, best flavor - tie. 3 76 20
18 Ex R3 T15 7C901 WNC -16 Ex. balanced flavor, ROCK hard, light freckles, good size - Expedited 2018 3 1/8 79 21
11C12 WNC -15 ROCK, light freckles, very good size on baby tree, great color.  Best flavor - tie. 3 76 20
Comm 15G222 WNC -14 MAJESTIC PEARL.  Reference.  Large, firm, sweet. 3 1/4 83 18
9C709 WNF -13 Good color, a few freckles, balanced flavor, ROCK. 3 1/8 79 19
12 R7 T90 28C145 YNCSA -12 SUMMER SUGARINE.  Reference.  Large, firm. 3 1/4 83 15
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  July 23, 2019 -3 Ref.  Summer Fire YNC -4  Snow Princess WPF +0
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
15 R3 T165 35M155 YNCSA -4 Still firm, large size, good flavor, good crop, good color.  Nice 3 5/8 92 18
11 R5 T91 48P270 WPF -7 Full color, good flavor, good crop.  Huge 4 102 17
17 R5 T126 66P1127 YPCSA +0 Large size, good flavor, good crop, firm.  Huge 3 7/8 98 13
15 R3 T166 69P690 WPC +0 Heavy crop, large size, good flavor, firm.  Huge 3 3/4 95 17
 
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  July 24, 2019  -7 Ref.  Majestic Pearl WNC -14   Snow Princess WPF +0
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
5C765 YNCSA -18 Medium freckling, very firm, excellent flavor. 3 1/4   18
12 R7 T90 28C145 YNCSA -12 SUMMER SUGARINE.  Reference.  Large, firm. 3 1/4 83 15
7C506 WNC -18 Large, excellent flavor. 3 1/4   21
11 R5 T95 56P1206 WNC -15 Family Tree - with Majestic Pearl - med. size, great flavor. 3 76 22
11C12 WNC -15 **ROCK, light freckles, very good size on baby tree, great color.  Best flavor - tie. 3 76 22-25
9C709 WNF -13 Good color, a few freckles, balanced flavor, ROCK. 3 1/8 79 19
18 Ex R3 T15 7C901 WNC -12 **Ex. balanced flavor, ROCK hard, light freckles, good size - Expedited 2018 3 1/8 79 21
             
This week              
7C448 WNC -16 Balanced flavor, firm, HUGE, medium freckles. 3 3/8   18-20
18 R7 T155 58P340 YNCSA -10 **Supersweet!  Firm, good shape, some freckles. 3 1/4   22-24
36M874 YNC -10 Nice color, firm, a few sutures. 3   14
16A1195 YNC -9 Good crop, color and size. 3 1/4   15
17 R7 T87 10C69 YPCSA -15 Excellent shape and color, firm, mild and sweet. 3 1/4   20
66P960 WPC -10 Good crop, good size. 3 1/4   15
COMM 48P270 WPF -7 Ref.    Overcropped. 3 1/4   15
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  July 30, 2019 +5 Ref.  Snow Princess WPF +0
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
13A847 WPF +7 **HUGE.  Great shape, firm, nice flavor, nice pink color outstanding. 5 127 15
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  July 31, 2019  +0 Ref.  Snow Princess WPF +0
Nectarines & Peaches
This week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
15G830 WNC +0 Firm, good timing, nice color, very good flavor, a few freckles. 3 1/8 79 19
11C182 WNC +0 Very firm, ok color, nice flavor, good timing, deep stem cavity - slight cork. 3 1/8 79 18
7C504 WNC +3 Nice balanced flavor, very firm, good timing, ok color with a few freckles. 3 1/8 79 20
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  August 6, 2019 +12 Ref.   Black Majesty 0C768 B/R +12 
Sierra Princess 13G368 WPF +12
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
R6 T60 60P115 WPC mLC +7 Heavy crop. 3 1/4 83 13
R3 T179 13A847 WPF +5 **HUGE.  Great shape, firm, nice flavor, nice pink color outstanding.  LARGEST WP OF THE YEAR! 5 127 15
R3 T77 13G368 WPF +12 Sierra Princess.  Good flavor, full color, good crop. 3 1/2 89 17
R7 T138 34M20 WPF +13 Baby graft, light crop, good color, firm, large. 3 1/2 89 15
R7 T130 14A931 WNC RF +13 Ref Flesh.  Large, firm, acidic flavor - to be fixed. 3 1/2 89 16
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  August 6, 2019 +7 Ref.  Sierra Pearl 18P982 WNC +0 
Sierra Princess 13G368 WPF +10
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
15 R3 T165 35M155 YNCSA +0 Large size, firm, nice color - last week. 3 1/4 83 19
new 15G830 WNC +0 Firm, good timing, nice color, very good flavor, a few freckles - still firm. 3 1/8 79 19
new 19P892 WNC +0 Sierra Pearl.  Very good timing, nice flavor, firm, very good flavor, medium size, good crop - very slight corking - less than Majestic Pearl.  Very nice, with Artic Pride. 3 1/8 79 19
This Week              
18 R9 T161 7C504 WNC +3 Nice balanced flavor, very firm, good timing, ok color with a few freckles.  Very firm still! 3 1/8 79 20
15 R3 T180 60P259 WNC +5 Heavy crop, firm, medium size, very nice color, good flavor.  Excellent. 3 76 19
16 R7 T129 14A931 WNC RF +10 Preview:  Red flesh nectarine. 2 7/8 73 17
new 36M103 WPC +3 Good crop, medium size, firm, good color, nice flavor. 3 3/8 86 15
COMM 13G368 WPF +8 Sierra Princess.  Overcropped, ex. flavor, firm, ex. color. 3 76 16
18 R7 T159 6B290 YNC +4 Baby tree.  Excellent color, firm, great flavor, heavy crop. 3 1/8 79 19
16 R7 T126 59P379 YNC +5 Firm, ex. flavor, nice color with some freckles. 3 76 17
16 R7 T123 10A1010 YPCSA +0 Huge crop, firm, large size, great color, mild to flat flavor. 3 7/8 98 13
new 45M865 YPCSA +5 Small tree.  Firm, good flavor, medium color, nice flavor. 3 76 18
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  August 14, 2019 +19 Ref.   Black Majesty 0C768 B/R +12 
Sierra Princess 13G368 WPF +12
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
15 R3 T178 60P559 WNC +15 Giant size, good crop, good flavor, color? Freckles, bal.flv. 3 1/2 89 18
15 R3 T181 60P349 WNC +16 Good flavor, ok color, good crop, giant size. 3 1/2 89 16
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  August 14, 2019 +14 Ref.  Sierra Princess 13G368 WPF +10  August Bright 26P288 YNC +12
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
new 2C132 YNCSA +3 **Missed last week.  Large, firm, clean color with just a few freckles, great timing, excellent flavor.  GREAT FLAVOR. 3 1/4 83 20
R3 T179 13A847 WPF +5 **HUGE.  Great shape, firm, nice flavor, nice pink color outstanding.  LARGEST WP OF THE YEAR! 4 1/2 114 15
COMM 13G368 WPF +8 Sierra Princess.  Overcropped, ex. flavor, firm, ex. color. 3 76 16
17 R7 T138 34M20 WPF +10 Dark red color, firm, excellent flavor, tight cavity.  Best flavor ever in 2017 3 1/4 83 18
Comm
Aust
19P892 WNC +0 Sierra Pearl.  Very good timing, nice flavor, firm, very good flavor, medium size, good crop - slight corking - less than Majestic Pearl.   3 1/8 79 19
18 R9 T161 7C504 WNC +3 Nice balanced flavor, very firm, good timing, ok color with a few freckles.  Very firm still!  Ex. Flavor. 3 1/8 79 20
15 R3 T180 60P259 WNC +5 Heavy crop, firm, medium size, very nice color, good flavor.  Excellent.  Ahead of Artic Pride. 3 76 19
This Week              
15 R3 T172 20Q1140 WNC +7 Excellent color with a few freckles, firm, nice flavor. 3 76 20
18 R6 T162 23Q10 WNC +10 Heavy crop, firm, excellent color, outstanding flavor, only medium size - best flavor 2018. 2 3/4 70 20
15 R3 T186 23Q274 WNC +14 Large, good flavor, nice color and shape. 3 1/4 83 17
Comm 26P288 YNC +12 August Bright.  Heavy crop, average color, firm, ok flavor. 3 1/8 79 15
new 46M1050 YNCSA +14 Medium color, excellent flavor. 3 76 16
18 R7 T158 9C395 YPF +12 Very heavy crop on young tree.  Nice color, good cavity, good peach flavor. 3 76 15
11 R5 T104 62P215 YNCSA +15 Large, good flavor, firm, average color.  Loved in China 2018. 3 1/8 79 20
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  August 28, 2019 +28 Ref.  September Bright YNC +30
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
15 R3 T186 23Q274 WNC +14 Large, good flavor, nice color and shape.  Still firm. 3 1/4 83 18
This Week              
13 R3 T89 60P716 WNC +22 Crisp, good color, firm, balanced flavor. 3 3/16 81 19
new 60P708 WNC +24 Balanced flavor, medium color. 3 1/4 83 18
new 33M1137 WNC +20 Semi-dwarf tree.  Excellent balanced flavor. 3 1/4 83 18
new 33M1121 WNC +24 Excellent balanced flavor. 3 76 18
13 R3 T86 3C500 YNC +20 Heavy crop, firm, excellent color. 3 3/16 81 16
15 R3 T185 14A908 YNC +20 Good crop, excellent color, firm. 3 1/8 79 15
11 R5 T117 65M195 YPCSA +23 Large, nice color, firm. 3 1/2 89 16
14 R6 T69 10A1051 WPC +24 Very heavy crop, excellent shape, nice color. 3 1/2 89 16
12 R7 T103 10A732 WPC +28 Firm, excellent shape, pink color. 3 3/8 86 17
B Q GENETICS 2019 SHOWINGS FOR KINGSBURG ORCHARDS
Location:  Kingsburg Orchard Test Block
DATE:  September 10, 2019 +46 Ref.   15G1028  gB/Y +40
Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
12 R7 T108 14G872 WPF +40 Still Firm - Large size, good crop, good flavor, nice color. 4 1/4 108 14
12 R7 T104 65M195 YPCSA +40 Sub-acid, large size, good flavor, good crop, nice color. 4 1/8 105 13
Location:  Le Grand, CA
DATE:  September 11, 2019 +42 Ref.  Autumn Bright YNC +40
Nectarines & Peaches
Last Week Variety Type Ripe Description Inch Size mm Brix
14 R6 T69 10A1051 WPC +24 Very heavy crop, excellent shape, nice color. 3 1/2 89 16
This Week              
16 R5 T130 69P964 YNC +40 Firm, nice shape, good color, nice flavor. 3 76 18
16 R5 T136 33M1124 WNC +40 Good color, firm, excellent flavor. 3 76 21
14 R6 T80 63P221 WNC +46 Medium color, firm, nice flavor, late w/Autumn Bright. 3 76 20
COMM 9P89 YNC +40 AUTUMN BRIGHT:  Firm, good color, heavy crop, med. size. 3 76 14
COMM 20P966 WPF +40 LADY EMPRESS:  Very large, pink color, firm, nice flavor. 3 3/4 95 16
COMM 10A978 WPF +35 Very good color, firm, good flavor. 3 5/8 92 16
COMM 8G1073 YPC +40 Heavy crop, very firm, nice shape and full orange color. 3 5/8 92 13
COMM 14G872 WPF +35 PEARL LADY:  Very heavy crop, excellent shape and color, nice balanced flavor. 3 5/8 92 16
12 R7 T 102 65M505 YPCSA +35 Very sweet, sub-acid flavor, excellent color. 3 1/2 89 17