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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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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.

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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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