//Nectared #6

Nectared #6

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Description

Zone: 5-9
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: Second half of August
Fertility: Self-pollinating
Skin Colour: Yellow base with bright red blush. Smooth.
Flesh: Yellow. Firm. Freestone.
Flavour: Sweet. Juicy.
Usage: Good for fresh eating, desserts, canning, and preserves
Storage: Up to 5 days when refrigerated
Notes: Large crops can be expected around year 3 or 4. Heavy pruning is recommended to promote good fruit size. Tree is not particularly cold-hardy, and can be susceptible to peach tree borer, leaf curl and curculio.