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STEP 1. View the Maturity Charts of our Fruit Trees: Apple / Apricot / Cherry / Nectarine / Peach / Plum / Pear 

STEP 2. Read the Variety Information Sheets for details on the particular variety you are interested in

STEP 3. Decide on the Varieties you want

STEP 4. Complete our Order Request Form, including agreements, and we will be in touch to confirm availability

icon-apple Apple Maturity Chart

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Apple. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Auckland +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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Variety Key Dates Jan Feb Mar Apr May
12 16 20 24 28 01 05 09 13 17 21 25 01 05 09 13 17 21 25 29 02 06 10 14 18 22 26 30 04
icon-green Sunrise  R 12/01-10/02 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Gingergold® (Mountain Cove c.v.) R 19/01-05/02 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Cox Greenmeadows NR 08/02-01/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Honeycrunch® (Honeycrisp c.v.) PBR 08/02-01/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Pacific Beauty™ (Sciearly c.v.) R 11/02-02/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Ruby Gala 11/02-02/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Galaxy NR 16/02-08/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Royal Gala NR 16/02-08/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Gilmac  Res 20/02-12/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Standard Gala  NR  26/02-18/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Golden Delicious NR 02/03-23/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green KORU® (plumac c.v.) PBR 08/03-27/03 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Red Delicious NR 07/03-01/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Kumeu Crimson™ (Toymac c.v.) R 10/03-04/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Tentation® (Delblush c.v.) Res 15/03-07/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Jazz™ (Scifresh c.v.) Res 15/03-07/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Braeburn NR 22/03-16/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Eve® (Mariri Red c.v.) R 22/3-16/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Lochbuie  R 22/03-16/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Juliet® (Co-op 43 c.v.) TA 25/03-15/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Johnnyray  Res 25/03-15/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Pacific Queen™ (Scired c.v.) R 25/03-15/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
icon-green Cameo® (Caudle c.v.) R 25/03-15/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Fuji R 25/03-15/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Envy™ (Scilate c.v.) R 01/04-22/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Pacific Rose™ (Sciros c.v.) R 01/04-22/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Granny Smith  NR 02/04-25/04 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red
Pink Lady™ (Cripps Pink c.v.) R 11/04-02/05 icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red icon-red

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icon-apricotApricot Maturity Chart

NewZealand-CentralOtago

Maturity based on Alexandra in Central Otago

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Apricot. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Alexandra in Central Otago.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Marlborough -7-10 days
  • Hawkes Bay -21 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Auckland +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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Variety Key Dates Dec Jan Feb Mar
19 22 25 27 30 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 24 27 30 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 26 29 3 6 9 12
icon-green Gold Nugget® R 19/12-29/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Sylred® T 22/12-05/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Newcastle Early NR 23/12-02/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Big Red® R 24//12-3/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Royal Rosa R 27/12-10/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Robada NR 27/12-03/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Orangered NR 27/12-03/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Earliril NR 03/01-13/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Kioto® T 04/01-14/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Cluthasun NR 05/01-15/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Sundrop NR 06/01-16/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Valley Gold NR 12/01-22/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Vulcan NR 14/01-24/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Cluthagold NR 15/01-25/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Cluthafire R 15/01-25/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Skaha NR 16/01-26/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Cluthastar NR 17/01-27/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Trevatt NR 18/01-28/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Alex NR 20/01-30/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Moorpark NR 28/01-09/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Southern Cross(F194) PBR 05/02-26/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
NEVB180113 PBR 10/02-02/03 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Genevieve (LARCLYD) PBR 18/02-11/03 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange

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icon-cherryCherry Maturity Chart

NewZealand-CentralOtago

Maturity based on Alexandra in Central Otago

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Cherry. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Alexandra in Central Otago.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Marlborough -10 days
  • Havelock = -16 days
  • Hastings = -18 days
  • Twyford -22 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 
 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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  Variety Key Dates Nov Dec Jan Feb
          28 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 26 29 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 27 30 2 5 8 11 14 17 20 23 27
icon-green Earlise® (Rivedel) R 28/11-08/12   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                                    
  Burlat NR 03/12-13/12       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                                
  Merton Premier NR 16/12-23/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                          
icon-green Bigalise® (Enjidel) R 16/12-26/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                        
  IG200 NR 17/12-27/12               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                        
icon-green Samba® (Sumste) R 20/12-29/12                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
icon-green Santina® R 20/12-05/01                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
icon-green Sonnet® R 20/12-30/12                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
icon-green Celeste® (Sumpaca) R 22/12-31/12                   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                      
  Rosann NR 24/12-02/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
  Dawson NR 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
  Summit NR 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
icon-green NY304 TA 24/12-03/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                    
icon-green Cristalina® (Sumnue) TA 25/12-04/01                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
icon-green Whitegold™ TA 29/12-05/01                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                                  
  Compact Stella NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
  Stella NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
  Van NR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY032 TA 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY2131 TA 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green Starletta® (13NO739) PBR 31/12-10/01                         icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                              
icon-green NY7679 TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Bing NR 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY270 TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY38L TA 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green Sylvia® R 03/01-13/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green Sandra Rose® R 04/01-14/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Modesto NR 04/01-14/01                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
  Sam NR 07/01-12/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                            
icon-green NY7690 TA 07/01-17/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
  Rainier NR 07/01-17/01                             icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
  Lambert NR 11/01-16/01                               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                          
icon-green Stardust® (13NO770) R 14/01-24/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                      
icon-green Kordia® (Attika®) R 16/01-26/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                    
  Lapins NR 16/01-26/01                                 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                    
icon-green Skeena® (13S4348) R 19/01-29/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green Regina® R 18/01-28/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green NY252 TA 19/01-29/01                                     icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                  
icon-green Sweetheart® R 23/01-02/02                                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                
icon-green Romance® (Molmac) R 24/01-03/02                                       icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange                
icon-green Staccato® (13S2009) R 31/01-10/02                                           icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange            
icon-green Sentennial® (SPC103) PBR 06/02-16/02                                               icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange      
icon-green Sweet Valentine® (Summac) PBR 10/02-20/02                                                   icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange    

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icon-nectarineNectarine Maturity Chart

 

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Nectarine. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Auckland +2-5 days

NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer

 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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Variety Key Dates Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
21 25 29 3 7 11 15 19 23 27 31 4 8 12 16 20 24 28 1 5 9 13 17 21 25 1 5 9 13 17
Mayfire NR 21/11-03/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Mayglo   NR 22/11-08/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Crimson Baby NR 3/12-15/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Early Red 1 NR 15/12-22/2 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Rose Diamond R 16/12-23/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Armredark NR 22/12-28/12 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Silverking™ R 23/12-04/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Maylis® TA 23/12-04/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Early Red 2 NR 25/12-04/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Maygrand NR 26/12-04/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Mary Emilia  NR 26/12-04/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Snow Queen NR 28/12-15/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green NB1420 TA 04/01-12/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Firebright NR 05/01-21/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Queen Giant  NR 06/01-12-01 icon-orange icon-orange
Tasty Gold NR 10/01-19/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Springred NR 14/01-24/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green NB2024 TA 14/01-24/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Sunglo NR 20/01-28/01 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Redgold NR 23/01-02/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Nectaross® R 25/01-03/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Redfree NR 28/01-05/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Venus® R 02/02-16/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Fantasia NR 04/02-14/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green YFN 13/02 TA 07/02-21/02 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Late Fantasia NR 11/02-18/02 icon-orange icon-orange
icon-green Orion® R 20/02-02/03 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
August Red NR 24/02-06/03 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange
Fairlaine NR 27/02-15/03 icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange icon-orange

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icon-peachPeach Maturity Chart

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Peach. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Auckland +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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  Variety Key Dates Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
        20 24 28 2 6 10 14 18 22 26 30 3 7 11 15 19 23 27 31 4 8 12 16 20 24 28 4 8 12 16
  Springtime NR 20/11-30/11 icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                                                      
  Springgold NR 27/11-05/12     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                                  
  Springcrest NR 05/12-20/12         icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                              
icon-green Springwhite® R 05/12-20/12         icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                                            
  Spring Lady NR 18/12-25/12               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                        
icon-green Risingstar® (FA47) R 26/12-07/01                   icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                  
  June Lady NR 27/12-03/01                     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                    
  Improved Flavourcrest NR 27/12-05/01                     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                    
icon-green Alba® R 28/12-04/01                     icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                                    
icon-green Redstar™ (FA52) R 02/01-10/01                     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                  
  Rich Lady NR 03/01-11/01                     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                
  Redhaven NR 04/01-09/01                         icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                                
icon-green Blazingstar® (FA12) R 08/01-19/01                           icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                            
icon-green Vanilia® R 09/01-18/01                         icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                              
  Scarlet O’Hara R 12/01-20/01                           icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                            
  Kiwi Queen®(Southern Ice) R 14/01-24/01                             icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                          
icon-green Doris® R 15/01-25/01                               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                          
  Flamecrest NR 15/01-27/01                               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                          
icon-green Romestar® R 16/01-26/01                               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                        
  Elegant Lady NR 18/01-28/01                               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                        
  Coconut Ice R 20/01-30/01                                 icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed                      
icon-green Coralstar™(FA59) R 22/01-30/01                                 icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                      
icon-green Allstar™(FA80) R 26/01-07/02                                   icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                    
icon-green Glowingstar®(FA17) R 30/01-10/02                                     icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed                  
icon-green Southern Star R 03/02-15/02                                         icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed              
icon-green Blushingstar®(FA18) R 04/02-18/02                                       icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed              
icon-green Dig This® R 07/02-20/02                                         icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed            
  Free. Golden Queen NR 14/02-24/02                                             icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed          
  Blackboy NR 14/02-24/02                                             icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed          
icon-green Duchessa D’Este R 16/02-26/02                                             icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed icon-peach-White-Fleshed          
  Healies Peacharine NR 18/02-25/02                                             icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed          
icon-green RFP 03/03 TA 27/02-06/03                                                 icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed  
  Golden Queen NR 26/02-14/03                                               icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed icon-peach-yellow-fleshed  

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icon-plumPlum Maturity Chart

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Plum. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford 5-7 days
  • BOP/Auckland +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 

TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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  Variety Key Dates Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr
        6 10 14 18 22 26 30 3 7 11 15 19 23 27 31 4 8 12 16 20 24 28 4 8 12 16 20 24 28 1 5
  Red Beaut NR  06/12-16/12 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                                        
  Wilsons Early NR 13/12-20/12     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                                    
  Rose Zee NR 14/12-28/12     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                                    
  Duffs Early Jewel NR 03/01-13/01     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                                
  Santa Rosa NR 03/01-18/01               icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                          
  October Early NR 05/01-12/01               icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                          
  Shiro NR 08/01-13/01                 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                        
  Sultan NR 05/01-12/01                   icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Au Rubrum NR 05/01-19/01                   icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Black Amber NR 05/01-20/01               icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Billington NR  06/01-18/01                 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Shiro NR  06/01-10/02                 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                            
  Queen Rosa NR  09/01-20/01                 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Early Rivers NR  10/01-20-01                   icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                      
  Hawera NR  15/01-27/01                     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                  
  King Billy NR  15/01-30/01                     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                
  Friar NR  20/01-30/01                       icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                                
icon-green Luisa R 20/01-04/02                       icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                              
  Satsuma NR  21/01-04/02                       icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                              
  Fortune NR 22/01-06/02                         icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                              
  Victoria NR 26/01-06/02                           icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                              
  Black Doris NR 26/01-10/02                           icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                            
  Omega NR 04/02-24/02                               icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                    
  Eng. Greengage NR 15/02-28/02                                     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                  
  President NR 16/02-02/03                                     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                  
  Shrop. Damson NR 20/02-04/03                                       icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple                
  Alwyn Kemp Sdlg T 26/02-10/03                                         icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple              
  Reine Cl.deBavay    NR 26/02-17/03                                         icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple          
  Roysun NR 12/03-30/03                                                 icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple    
  Torwick NR 14/03-04/04                                                   icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple
  Angelino NR 20/03-04/04                                                     icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple icon-purple

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icon-pearPear Maturity Chart

NewZealand-Nelson

Maturity based on Nelson

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Pear. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Nelson.

If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below:

  • Hastings -7 days
  • Gisborne -14 days
  • Canterbury +7 days
  • Central Otago +14 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer
 


TO VIEW VARIETY DETAILS - Select the variety name at the left of this chart to view the variety information sheet.

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Variety Key Dates Jan Feb Mar Apr May
7 12 19 26 2 9 16 23 2 9 16 23 30 6 13 20 27 4 11
Moretini Butirra Precose NR 9/01-19/01 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Moretini Butirra Rosata NR 10/01-20/01 icon-beige icon-beige
Belle de Jume NR 10/01-20/01 icon-beige icon-beige
Clapps Favourite NR 15/01-05/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Starkcrimson NR 15/01-05/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Williams Bon Chretien NR 28/01-18/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Red Bartlett (Maxired Sensation) NR 28/01-18/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Kosui NR 12/02-25/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Hosui NR 13/02-25/02 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Packhams Triumph NR 20/02-13/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Cascade NR 24/02-17/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Doyenne du Comice NR 24/02/23/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Taylors Gold R 01/03-22/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Beurre Bosc NR 01/03-22/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Brown Beurre NR 01/03-22/03 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Pierre Cornielle NR 10/03-07/04 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Dan Bae NR 15/03-08/04 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Winter Cole NR 20/03-10/04 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Twyford Monarch NR 21/03-11/04 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige
Winter Nelis NR 05/04-26/04 icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige icon-beige

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Maturity Disclaimer

McGrath Nurseries Ltd have used their best endeavours to ensure this chart is accurate, however, it should be used as a guide only.

We do not accept any responsibility for harm, loss or damage caused or resulting from your use or reliance on any of the information contained in this chart in the event that any of that information is inaccurate or incomplete. Maturity information on some new varieties has been based totally on overseas data, not local experience and therefore may not be accurate.

We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart and rely on your own inquiries in relation to any district performance relative to the standard timings indicated.

Regional Maturity

New-Zealand

This is a general guide for the maturity for each variety based on a specific area in New Zealand. For other districts, see the guides beside the maturity chart.

Apple, Peach, Plum and Nectarine dates in the Maturity Charts are based on Hastings.

Apricot and Cherry dates in the Maturity Charts are based on Alexandra, Central Otago.

Pear dates in the Maturity Charts are based in Nelson.

Plant License Key

R Tree Royalty Payable
PBR Restricted Sales Production Based Royalties
® Registered Trademark
Trademark
NR No Royalties
TA Test Agreement Required
(Note: This is not an offer for sale of trees, only the right to test the selection. Trees may remain the property of the breeder/owner)

Colour Key

icon-red Apples
icon-orange Apricot
icon-burgandy Cherry - Red Fleshed
icon-yellow Cherry - White Fleshed
icon-paleyellow Nectarines - Yellow Fleshed
icon-lightblue Nectarines - White Fleshed
icon-peach-yellow-fleshed Peach - Yellow Fleshed
icon-peach-White-Fleshed Peach - White Fleshed
icon-purple Plum
icon-beige Pear

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