A hardy, self-fertile pear with exceptionally good flavor.
HW 460 Apricot on Myrobalan (Spring 2023)
HW460 is a main-season apricot that ripens in July.
HW 460 is a fabulous apricot that has proven to be very cold hardy. Ripening 10 days before Harogem, this is one of the most consistent croppers at Red Jacket Orchards in Geneva, NY, where it has been under propagation for 35 years and is prized for its excellent flavor.
It is a good companion pollinator for any of the Harrow apricots, Hargrand, Harlayne, Harcot, Harogem, Harostar, Harglo
HW460 is an unnamed variety bred at the Harrow and Vineland Research Station, Ontario, Canada.
Fruit Uses & Storage
Uses: fresh eating, jam, baking, canning, freezing
Storage duration: less than one month (approximate, depending on storage conditions)
Skin color: orange
Flesh color: orange
Origin: AAFC-Harrow, Ontario
Introduced in: 1980's
Calendar & Geography
Tree Height & Spacing
Diseases & Pests
HW 460 Apricot on Myrobalan does not have any diseases or pests associated with it at this time.
Is it self-fertile? Y
Is it fertile? Y
Rootstock size class: Standard (100% Size)
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