An attractive, highly disease-resistant apple, ideal for organic growers.
Fantasia Nectarine Scionwood (Spring 2023)
A widely-grown, large, yellow-fleshed nectarine.
The tree produces a showy midseason bloom. It is slightly susceptible to bacterial spot. This variety is self-fertile and it does not require a second variety as a pollenizer.
Ripening late midseason, Fantasia is a large, bright red nectarine with freestone flesh. The fruit is firm and juicy with a tangy flavor. It continues to sweeten if allowed to fully ripen on the tree.
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Fruit Uses & Storage
Uses: fresh eating, jam, baking, canning, freezing, jelly
Storage duration: less than one month (approximate, depending on storage conditions)
Skin color: red
Flesh color: yellow
Parentage: Gold King x open-pollinated seedling of Red King
Origin: Fresno, California
Introduced in: 1969
Introduced by: USDA
Calendar & Geography
USDA zones: 5 - 9
Chill hours: 500
Ripening date: Aug 18 (approximate, in New York State) + 10 days after Redhaven
Diseases & Pests
Bacterial Spot: Susceptible
Is it self-fertile? Y
Is it fertile? Y
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