CANDY PEARL
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Candy Pearl 

USPP 14249

White Flesh Sub-Acid Clingstone Nectarine

Ripens: -28, Just After Kay Pearl

 

Skin Colour: Full Dark Red, Almost no Freckling Chilling Hours:  ~700
Shape: Globose Bloom Date: 3 Days After Spring Bright
Size: Average 73mm, with plenty of 80mm

Bloom Density: Heavy

Texture: Very Firm Blossom Type: Large, Showy
Eating Quality: Outstanding, 16 to 19 Brix Cropping: Consistent

Notes:  Candy Pearl is 100% dark red with virtually no freckling, very sweet in flavour, large in size, and hangs on the tree very well.  It ripens just after Kay Pearl, but harvests during a long period to reach well into the Grand Pearl period.