A new variety which is interesting for its earliness, good flavour and heavy cropping. First fruiting in 2nd leaf trees is very quick with good regular production after 4 years. Fruit have a very good storage life.
Commercial or trial status
A fantastic coloured apricot variety (USA/France)
Trees of Perle Cot have a spreading growth habit (moderate vigour).
Harvest date early to mid season, expected early to mid-December.
Medium to large fruit
Exceptional! Bright orange with a very nice red blush on 50% of the fruit area.
Orange, firm flesh. Good flavour, juicy and sweet, very good cracking resistance.
Pollinators include Flavour Cot, Sweet Cot or Solar Mate. The alleles for this variety are S7S8. Very easy to pollinate.