Flowering (10 % blossoms open)
Full bloom (80% blossoms open)
Disease susceptibility (Normal sprays)
Medium-Low (200-400 Infruitec Chilling Units)
4th Week August **
1st Week September**
On both spurs and shoots
Blossom or fruit
Intensity of flowers
Harvest date (first pick)
Fruit size distribution
Eating quality and TSS
Week 48 (4th week in November) **
Very good (20kg/tree)
At harvest: 14 Brix
Medium – Fine
Limited fresh export potential.
Good canning and drying potential.
* = Plant Breeders’ Rights: ARC Infruitec-Nietvoorbij
** = Data obtained at Robertson, Western Cape and is not necessarily representative of other areas.