|Breeder, Place||INRA, France|
|Intellectual property||CEP Innovation, France|
|Type, Selection||clone INFEL A 4520|
|Property rights||registered for EU plant variety rights|
|Blooming date, -intensity||medium blossom period, ideal to high density|
|Pollinator||TSUNAMI ™ EA 5016 (S), PINK MARRY ™, CARMINGO ™ Mediabel (S), Flopria (S), Orangenaprikose, Robada (S), BERGEVAL ™ Aviclo (S), Iziagat (S), Lotte (S), Kioto (S), Harogem, CARMINGO ™ Faralia (S), ORANGE SUMMER ™ Zaitorde (S)|
|Ripening time||medium late, 15-18 days after 'Orangenaprikose'|
|Scale, shape||medium, ellipsoid with limited suture|
|Colour||nearly 100 % crimson over colour|
|Fruit flesh||intense orange with significant redness under the skin, finely textured when fully ripe, very juicy|
|Taste||mild taste with balanced acidity in the skin|
|Cracking sensitivity||low tendency to rupture at the stalk cavity|
|Vigour||medium to strong, semi-upright to spreading, good branching|
|Crop load||ideal to high, timely fruit thinning is necessary|
This intense red-skinned apricot is a dash of colour in displays next to the classic orange coloured fruits. The attractive appearance together with the blood-orange coloured flesh is an outstanding feature.
Please note the rapid ripening and short harvest period which are typical for Rouge-Apricots.