Apricot

Apricot

Common name  Apricot
Botanical name  Prunus armeniaca
Family  Rosaceae
Height (m)  9
Edible  
Fruit / berries  
Perennial  
Shade / Sun  Full sun
Soil type  Most
Flowers  White

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Apricot Seedling - Jumbo

Apricot Seedling - Jumbo

Harvest    January   February  
Details  Healthy seedling tree of unknown parentage that produces very large flattish freestone fruit ripening in January. Blossoms late August to early September. First fruiting 2017 (7 years old).
Date  June 01, 2010
Tags    apricot  seedling 

Moorpark - Apricot

Variety  Moorpark
Harvest     
Details  Freestone variety that has superbly flavoured fruit that are medium to large in size. Skin is deep yellow with orange blush that’s fuzz free. The soft and juicy flesh of Moorpark allows the fruit to be suitable for fresh eating, bottling or drying. A mid-season variety best suited for cooler climates.
Colour  Orange

Royal Rosa - Apricot

Variety  Royal Rosa
Details  A very early, freestone selection with tasty firm sweet, golden flesh. Bears young and heavy. More disease tolerant than many apricots. An excellent home selection for many areas of NZ. Self fertile.
Colour  Orange