Peach

Trademark: MONABELLE

Variety:  Monbello (S)

Species: Prunus persica

Origin

Breeder, Place R. Monteux, Caillet, France
Intellectual property STAR FRUITS ®, France
Property rights registered for EU plant variety rights and trademark

Blossom

Blooming date, -intensity medium-early to medium blossom period, ideal to high density
Fertility self-fertile
Flower shape rose shape
Frost susceptibility very low susceptibility of flower buds to winter frost

Fruit

Ripening time medium, 6. peach week, in the ripening time of 'Redhaven'
Scale, shape large, rounded with a limited suture
Skin smooth-skinned
Colour nearly 100% crimson over colour, fruit colours well in the shade
Fruit flesh intense yellow, firm, juicy
Taste underripe already well flavoured, aromatic-sweet, less acidity
Stone separability partial freestone
Storage good

Tree

Vigour medium to strong, semi-upright to spreading, very dense tree, healthy and dark green leaves
Crop load medium to high with an optimal crop without any overproduction

Evaluation

MONABELLE™ is a yellow-fleshed peach which convinces with attractive shape and colour. The large fruits with the velutinous fruit skin are a sweet delight. The low proneness to rotting is remarkable even in humid years.

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