Hardired

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Description

Zone: 4 – 8
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: Middle of August
Fertility: Self-pollinating
Skin Colour: Nearly all red over yellow. Smooth.
Flesh: Yellow. Firm. Freestone.
Flavour: Sweet with good flavour and texture
Usage: Good for fresh eating, desserts, canning, and preserves
Storage: Up to 5 days when refrigerated
Notes: A vigorous and productive tree, it must be heavily thinned for fruit to attain good size. Resistant to bacterial spot and brown rot, it is cold hardy to about -34C (-30F).