This early apricot ripens in an interesting season, between WONDER COT and MAGIC COT. Its agronomic characteristics are very interesting (tonnage, fruit size) and fruit qualities.
Season : early. WONDER COT + 2 days.
Importance of blossom : important
Fertility : SELF STERILE (S6 S8). To pollinate with FERIA COT, SUNNY COT or FLASH COT.
Productivity : very good
Entrance of production : quick, in 2nd leaf
Harvest stage : ground colour code CTIFL 6.
OBTENTOR : COT INTERNATIONAL - FRANCE
EDITOR : COT INTERNATIONAL
VARIETY PROTECTION : Active application N°2016/2838
Registration Date : 17/11/2016.
Growth habit : semi upright. Good ramification
Vigour : very good
Fructification : mostly on short buds.
Season : early. Between WONDER COT and MAGIC COT
Size : 3A – 4A. Very homogeneous
Shape : oval - round
Ground colour : bright orange
Over colour : 30% of light red blush
Firmness : 75 ; very good
Eating quality : good and sweet (14° Brix)
Cracking tolerance : important ; the skin is very rustic and has good resistance to rains and wind
Storage ability : very good ; more than 1 month in cold storage.
Reminder : the numbers (firmness, sugar, size, date, etc..) are indicative ; they strongly depend on the harvest date, the yield and the climatic conditions of the year.
Patented variety. Propagation and distribution forbidden without Cot International permission.