August Red


Tree Characteristics

Chilling requirement Medium to High
Vigour Moderate
Growth habit Semi Upright to Upright
Crotch angles -
Tree size -
Flowering 4th Week of August*
Full bloom 1st Week of September*
Flower shape -
Pollen compatibility Self-Compatible
Bearing habit One year old shoots
Disease susceptibility (Normal sprays) -


Pollinator -
Fruit set -
Blossom or fruit -
Intensity of flowers -

Fruit Characteristics

Harvest date (first pick) 3rd Week of February*
Control cultivar August Red
Production (kg/tree) Good
Fruit size distribution 160g
Shape Round Oblong
Skin colour Red Blush on Yellow background colour
Flesh colour Yellow with red in stone cavity
Eating quality Good
Texture Firmelting
Storage ability Good


Released to industry Yes
Fruit type
Selection No -
Usage Fresh
Origin Bradford, USA
Owner -
S.A. License SAPO Trust
PBR Granted Expired
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