Our Yellow Nectarine Varieties


Honey May

HARVEST: 28th October

SIZE: 54-60mm

BRIX: 8-10

Notes:

Ultra Early YN that has excellent flavour and colour. Is a smaller piece of fruit that does tend to have firmness issues.

Zee Fire

HARVEST: 10th November

SIZE: 57-63mm

BRIX: 12 average

Notes:

The traditional starting point for Yellow Nectarines. Has been a strong performer on the domestic market for over a decade.

Sol Rays

HARVEST: 12th November

SIZE: 60-65mm

BRIX: 10-11

Notes:

A Montague Tree variety, with great flavour. Only a young tree, will assess more in 2020-21

May Bright

Harvest Start Date: 14th November

Size Profile: 57-70mm

Brix: 9-10

Honey Spring

HARVEST: 20th November

SIZE: TBC

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

A new generation Sub Acid YN that is of the highest standard. We will have commercial quantities in 2021/22 of this variety.

Rose Bright

HARVEST: 20th November

SIZE: 60-65mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

A solid performer that was very good in the 2019 harvest season. Good colour, firm and good eating qualities.

June Sweet

HARVEST: 01st December

SIZE: 60-67mm

BRIX: 15-16

Notes:

A great exportable Sub Acid, clean skin, firm and amazing flavour, one of the favourites of the SHARP taste testers!

Sol Candy

HARVEST: 5th December

SIZE: 65-75mm

BRIX: 12-14

Notes:

A Montague Tree and really strong big Sub Acid YN. Great Yield, Colour, Size with lots of exporting potential.

Pacific Sweet

HARVEST: 15th December (est)

SIZE: TBC

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

A new Sub Acid YN planted for the export market, look forward to seeing this in 2020/21. Has been grown very well in the Woorinen District

Summer Flare 25

HARVEST: 15th December

SIZE: 70-75mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Brilliant variety, colour, yield, flavour, and most definitely size. not full production yet but expecting good volumes through the facility this season.

Red Bright

HARVEST: 22nd December

SIZE: 65-70mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

One of the best looking nectarines for the season, great colour and shape. Fits a timeslot perfectly pre christmas sales for YN.

Summer Flare 27

HARVEST: 28th December

SIZE: 67-73mm

BRIX: 15-16

Notes:

Planted 2017, and was beautiful, similar cosmetic appearance to Red Bright. More details with more volume in 2020/21

Grand Bright

HARVEST: 01st January

SIZE: 65-73mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Fantastic variety, it is rock solid, coloured, great flavour, one of our favourites at SHARP Fruit.

Summer Sugarine

HARVEST: 04th January

SIZE: 65-70mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Only planted 2019, but from trial trees it is very exciting. Sub Acid and will be a great exporting variety.

July Bright

HARVEST: 15th January

SIZE: 60-67mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

One of the standout yellow nectarines post christmas. A very good performer on the Australian Markets as a premium nectarine.

Fire Sugarine

HARVEST: 15th January

SIZE: TBC

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Planted in 2018 targetting the export markets.

August Bright

HARVEST: 25th January

SIZE: 65-75mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Has a massive yield of large nectarines. A Classic nectarine flavour with good colour

Summer Flare 30

HARVEST: 28th January (est)

SIZE: TBC

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Planted in 2018, after great results in the trial block. Very sweet flavour and excellent size.

Summer Flare 31

HARVEST: 05th February (EST)

SIZE: TBC

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

Has been a standout in the trial block, and was commercially planted in 2018. Planted to replace the August Fire/August Red timeslot. One to watch!

September Bright

HARVEST: 15th February

SIZE: 63-70mm

BRIX: TBC

Notes:

An excellent variety that is planted industry wide in high numbers. It has great yield, flavour, size and colour, an excellent variety.