Wonder Cot apricot

Wonder-Cot-apricot-fruit-tree

Comments

This variety is very interesting for it’s earliness, size, colour, firmness and eating quality. First fruiting in 2nd leaf trees 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 very early ripening apricot variety! (USA/France)

Plant

Spreading growth habit with strong branches.

Maturity Season

Early

Maturity

Very early, expected mid-November to early December.

Fruit size

Medium to large fruit 50-55mm diameter.

Fruit shape

Oval to oblong shape.

Skin

Bright orange with a nice blush.

Flesh

Orange, firm flesh with good cracking resistance.

Flavour

Good flavour, juicy

Pollinator Notes

Pollinators include Lilly Cot, Magic Cot and Tom Cot. The alleles for Wonder Cot are S5S7.