Magic Cot apricot

Magic-Cot-apricot-fruit-tree

Comments

A new early variety with incredible qualities: large size, a very attractive red – pink colour, good firmness and good eating quality for the season. First fruiting in young trees is quick once spurs develop with good regular production after 4 years.  Fruit will hold on the tree and also have a good storage life.

Commercial or trial status

Commercial

Origin

A new Californian/French apricot variety

Plant

Trees of Magic Cot have an upright growth habit with strong branches (moderate vigour). 

Maturity Season

Early

Maturity

Very early, expected mid-November to early December

Fruit

Medium to large round/semi-elongated fruit, 55-60mm.

Skin

Exceptional! Bright orange with a wonderful red-pink blush.

Flesh

Orange, firm flesh. Good cracking resistance.

Flavour

Good flavour, juicy and sweet.

Pollinator Notes

Pollinators include Tom Cot, Wonder Cot and Lilly Cot. The alleles for Magic Cot are S6S7.