Romestar®


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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


icon-peach Romestar®

Description

A fantastic quality yellow fleshed dessert peach.  Excellent flavour, productivity and storage.  Best in season.
  Origin: Italy CRA-ISF Rome
  Parentage: Fayette x Redgold op
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: Not Known

 

Protection & Royalties:

Tree Royalty Payable - Non-Propagation. Agreement required

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

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

Fruit

External

  Maturity: January 16 to January 26 based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings
  Fruit Size: Large to very large
  Fruit Shape:

Peach - Rounded

  Skin Colour: 90% to 100% beautiful red blush of the fruit over a highly coloured yellow/orange background

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Bright yellow
  Flesh Texture:

Melting

  Flavour:

Acid 

  Stone:

Small freestone

Tree

  Cropping: High productive
  Blossom: Non-showy, pink
  Pollination: Early to mid season bloom, heavy, sets well
  Vigour: Vigorous
  Tree Habit/Form: Semi-upright

Notes

 

Romestar is the best peach in this seson.  Vigorous, hardy gree with high bacterial spot tolerance.  High yield, medium to low chill tree, excellent fruit quality and appearance.

 

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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