Western Sweet

Classic Nectarines The Pearls Sub-acid Yellow Flesh Size & Ripening

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WESTERN SWEET

42P738 USPP 15055

Yellow Flesh Sub-Acid Freestone Nectarine

Ripens: -24, July 1st, Near Ruby Diamond

 

Skin Color:  Almost Full Red

Chilling Hours:  700

Shape:  Globose

Bloom Date:  5 Days After Spring Bright

Size:  Very Large, Should Peak in the 40ís

Bloom Density:  Heavy

Texture:  Extremely Firm

Blossom Type:  Large, Showy

Eating Quality:  Very Sweet, 16-20 Brix

Cropping:  Good Setter

Notes: A very large, almost full red sub-acid nectarine with outstanding firmness and flavor.  This variety could be very suitable for Washington.