This new Apricot variety is late, after Lady Cot and Swired (cov) and SELF FERTILE. Its self-fertility, its eating quality and colour of fruit are exceptional.
Season : late ; 22th of March in 2016 (Nîmes - France)
Importance of blossom : important
Fertility : SELF FERTILE.
Productivity : very good
Entrance of production : quick, in 2nd leaf
Harvest stage : ground Colour 7 - 8 CTIFL.
Don’t pick too early.
OBTENTOR : COT INTERNATIONAL - FRANCE
EDITOR : COT INTERNATIONAL
VARIETY PROTECTION : Active application EU
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Growth habit : semi upright. Good ramification
Vigour : good
Fructification : on each type of branches.
Season : semi late ; 16th of July in 2016 (Nîmes - France)
Size : 2A - 3A
Shape : oval - round
Ground colour : dark orange
Over colour : 30 - 50 % of dark bright red
Firmness : very good ; 72 Durofel
Eating quality : excellent and sweet (18° Brix) ; melting and juicy texture
Cracking tolerance : important
Storage ability : very good.
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.