Late Fantasia


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McGrath Nurseries Ltd have used their best endeavours to ensure this chart is accurate, however, it should be used as a guide only.

We do not accept any responsibility for harm, loss or damage caused or resulting from your use or reliance on any of the information contained in this chart in the event that any of that information is inaccurate or incomplete. Maturity information on some new varieties has been based totally on overseas data, not local experience and therefore may not be accurate.

We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart and rely on your own inquiries in relation to any district performance relative to the standard timings indicated.

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Nectarine. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings. If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Waikato +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer


icon-nectarine Late Fantasia

An older yellow fleshed nectarine of good quality maturing after Fantasia.

  Origin: Unknown
  Parentage: Unknown
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: Unknown
  Protection & Royalties:

NR No Royalties

Fruit

External

  Maturity: Redhaven +38 days
  Fruit Size: Large to very large 
  Fruit Shape:

Nectarine - Rounded, slightly Asymmetric

  Skin Colour: 75% red on yellow background 

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Yellow
  Flesh Texture:

Firm at maturity but softens markedly on ripening

  Flavour:

Acid; good

  Stone:

Large; Cling

Tree

  Cropping: Heavy and regular
  Blossom: Pink and showy 
  Pollination: Self fertile
  Vigour: Medium 
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading 

Notes

 

Good older variety.  Fruit quality not quite as good as Fantasia due to softness at maturity.  Hardy tree.  Largely replaced by Venus® & Orion®.

 

Shapes of Nectarine Key

peach-nectarine-Oblong
Oblong
peach-nectarine-Ovate
Ovate
peach-nectarine-Rounded
Rounded
peach-nectarine-Slightly-Flat
Slightly
Flat
peach-nectarine-Asymmetric
Asymmetric
peach-nectarine-Symmetric
Symmetric
peach-nectarine-Platycarpic
Platycarpic
 
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McGrath Nurseries Ltd
Specialist Fruit Tree Nurserymen and Intellectual Property Managers

Physical Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
SH 1, Cambridge,
New Zealand

Mailing Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
RD3 Hamilton 3283,
New Zealand

P: +64 7 827 8281
F: +64 7 827 7773
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Maturity Disclaimer

McGrath Nurseries Ltd have used their best endeavours to ensure this chart is accurate, however, it should be used as a guide only.

We do not accept any responsibility for harm, loss or damage caused or resulting from your use or reliance on any of the information contained in this chart in the event that any of that information is inaccurate or incomplete. Maturity information on some new varieties has been based totally on overseas data, not local experience and therefore may not be accurate.

We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart and rely on your own inquiries in relation to any district performance relative to the standard timings indicated.

NewZealand-Haistings

Maturity based on Hastings

The Maturity Chart is a general guide for each variety of Nectarine. The dates are based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings. If you are planting in a different district, please adjust these dates as below: 

  • Alexandra, Central Otago +21 days
  • Marlborough +3-4 days
  • Havelock +2 days
  • Twyford -7 days
  • BOP/Waikato +2-5 days
NOTE: We recommend that you obtain independent advice before you make any decisions in reliance on this chart... See our Maturity Disclaimer


icon-nectarine Late Fantasia Nectarine ®

Description
  Origin: Unknown
  Parentage: Unknown
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: Unknown
  Protection & Royalties:

NR No Royalties 

Fruit

External

  Maturity: February 11 in Hastings New Zealand
  Fruit Size: Large to very large
  Fruit Shape:

Nectarine - Slightly Asymmetric

  Skin Colour: 75% red on yellow background 

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Yellow 
  Flesh Texture:

Firm at maturity but softens markedly on ripening

  Flavour:

Acid and good

  Stone:

Large, Cling 

Tree

  Cropping: Heavy and regular
  Blossom: Pink; Showy
  Pollination: Self fertile
  Vigour: Medium 
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading 

Notes

 

Good older variety.  Fruit quality not quite as good as Fantasia due to softness at maturity.  Hardy tree.

 

Shapes of Nectarine Key

peach-nectarine-Oblong
Oblong
peach-nectarine-Ovate
Ovate
peach-nectarine-Rounded
Rounded
peach-nectarine-Slightly-Flat
Slightly
Flat
peach-nectarine-Asymmetric
Asymmetric
peach-nectarine-Symmetric
Symmetric
peach-nectarine-Platycarpic
Platycarpic
 
© Copyright McGrath Nurseries Limited 2013
 

McGrath Nurseries Ltd
Specialist Fruit Tree Nurserymen and Intellectual Property Managers

Physical Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
SH 1, Cambridge,
New Zealand

Mailing Address:
3/1628 Cambridge Rd,
RD3 Hamilton 3283,
New Zealand

P: +64 7 827 8281
F: +64 7 827 7773
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www.mcgrathnurseries.co.nz

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