Zone: 4 – 9
Pollination Group: 2
Ripens: End of July
Fertility: Self-pollinating
Skin Colour: Mostly red blush over yellow
Flesh: Yellow. Non-browning. Freestone. Juicy.
Flavour: Moderately sweet
Usage: Good for fresh eating, canning, and preserves
Storage: A few days to a week when refrigerated
Notes: The most popular of the early crop varieties. A cold-hardy, productive, tree that is resistant to bacterial spot and brown rot. Also moderately resistant to perennial canker. Older trees have a tendency to become leggy so must be pruned to promote growth on the interior.