Variety: Nelson (S)

Species: Prunus armeniaca


Breeder, Place PSB Producción Vegetal S.L., Spain
Intellectual property PSB Producción Vegetal S.L., Spain
Crossing number T 56 K-2
Property rights registered for EU plant variety rights


Blooming date, -intensity early to medium early blossom period, ideal to high density
Fertility self-fertile
Frost susceptibility under examination


Ripening time very late, between 'CARMINGO ™ Faralia (S)' and 'ORANGE SUMMER ™ Zaitorde (S)', about 15 days after 'Bergeron'
Scale, shape large, ellipsoid, limited suture, slightly flat shaped
Colour intense orange ground colour, up to 80 % bright medium red over colour
Fruit flesh orange, fine and very juicy flesh, very velutinous fruit-skin
Taste sweet-aromatic, less acidity in the skin
Cracking sensitivity under examination, according to breeder very low
Stone separability freestone
Plum pox resistant according to breeder
Storage under examination


Vigour medium strong, semi-upright to spreading, fruit wood partly pendulous, good branching
Crop load from an early age ideal to high


Self-fertile novelty in the late maturity period!

Nelson (S) impresses with its attractive appearance, fruit size and sweet aroma without any irritating acidity in the skin. The self-fertility ensure the crop load even when bad weather conditions occur during flowering.

A minimum order of 25 trees per fruit grower is required!


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