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Priam

Identification: Medium to large, round conic. The stem is short and moderately stout, set in a deep and wide cavity, lightly streaked with russet. The skin base colour is geen yellow, washed with red. Abundantly marked with tiny lenticels.

Characteristics: The flesh is fine textured, crisp. Juicy, tart, moderately sweet and aromatic. Flavour improves in storage.

Origins: Jonathan crossed with ( Golden Delicious x F2-26829) Developed as a cooperative breeding program between the Universities of Purdue, Rutgers and Illinois in the U.S.A., the Department of Agriculture and the Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique of Angers (France). Released in 1974.

Cultivation: Hardy, moderately vigorous, spreading tree. Partial tip bearer. Starts to bear fruit at three to four years.

Ploidism: Diploid. Self sterile.

8 weeks

Cold storage: Up to two months.

Vulnerabilities: Resistant to scab and fireblight, but susceptible to canker and mildew.

Harvest: In the middle of the fourth period.

Brix: 12.3

Specific gravity: 1.050

Harvest period: 4

Type(s): Dessert

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Prem1A
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PremA17
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characteristics: crunchy sweet tart

Synonyms: T17

PremA96
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origins: Developed by New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research for Prevar Limited

Synonyms: Marketed by Havelok North Fruit Company as Rockit

PremA153
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characteristics: Firm and crunchy

PremA193
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characteristics: crunchy sweet

Prem197
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origins: Prevar

Synonyms: T 197

Prima
Prima
Type: Dessert

summary: Please see Co-op 2 .

PremA17
PremA17
Type: Dessert, Eating

characteristics: The flesh is pale yellow. Crunchy. Sweet with just a hint of tartness

Synonyms: Smitten

Primo
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Type: Dessert

summary: A mutation of Jonagold .