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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.

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/Waikato +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


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Description

This is a new and exceptional chance seedling.  The flavour and juice is spectactular.  The tree is hardy.
  Origin: Eion Scarrow, Te Kauwhata, New Zealand, 2010
  Parentage: Chance seedling from unknown parentage
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: None

 

Protection & Royalties:

® Registered Trademark - Royalty payable. Non-Propagation Agreement Required

TA Test Agreement Required.  Test fee payable

(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.)

 
 
 
 
 
  Exclusivity: icon-green Available only from and exclusively licensed to McGrath Nurseries Ltd in New Zealand

Fruit

External

  Maturity: February 7 to February 20 based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings
  Fruit Size: Large to very large
  Fruit Shape:

Peach - Rounded

  Skin Colour: Golden Yellow wityh some red blush on highly exposed fruit

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Golden yellow
  Flesh Texture:

Non-melting

  Flavour:

Acid, but with outstanding and overriding sweetness and richness.  Juicy

  Stone:

Semi-cling; medium sized

Tree

  Cropping: Very heavy
  Blossom: Pink; heavy
  Pollination: Mid season bloom
  Vigour: Vigorous
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading, very hardy tree; low chill requirement

Notes

 

Very promising new Golden Queen look alike with outstanding productivity and excellelnt fruit quality.

Harvest complete before Golden Queen.

 

Shapes of Peach Key

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Oblong
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Ovate
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Rounded
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Slightly
Flat
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Asymmetric
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Symmetric
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Platycarpic
 
 
 

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New Zealand

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