Redstar™(FA52)


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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 Peach. 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-peach Redstar®

Description
Redstar has large sized, beautiful quality fruit.

  Origin: Michigan, USA
  Parentage: Stellar Series
  Synonym/Breeder Ref#: FA 52

 

Protection & Royalties:

 Trademark - Royalty payable.  Non-Propagation Agreement Required

 
 
 
 
 
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Fruit

External

  Maturity: January 2 to January 10 based on Commercial Harvesting dates in Hastings
  Fruit Size: Very large = 2.75 to 3 inches
  Fruit Shape:

Peach - Round with no tip or suture line

  Skin Colour: 80% rich red.  Medium thickness

Internal

  Flesh Colour: Rich yellow
  Flesh Texture:

Melting 

  Flavour:

Very good to excellent

  Stone:

Semi-clingstone or lightly clinged with very few split stones

Tree

  Cropping: Heavy and regular
  Blossom: Non-showy, pink
  Pollination: Self fertile; easy
  Vigour: Medium to high
  Tree Habit/Form: Spreading and hardy

Notes

 

Like all the Stellar series, Redstar has good resistance to bacterial spot and canker.  Redstar has large sized, beautiful quality fruit ripening at a useful time.

 

Shapes of Peach Key

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Oblong
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Ovate
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Rounded
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Slightly
Flat
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Asymmetric
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Symmetric
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Platycarpic
 
 
 

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