Volume 56 Number 4 Article 35 Pages: 206-207
Year 2002 Month 10
Title: 'Sunbest' Nectarine
Authors: W.B. Sherman and P.M. Lyrene
'Sunbest' nectarine, [Prunus persica
(L.) Batsch], is released for grower trial by
the Florida Agricultural Experiment Station.
Trees of 'Sunbest' produce an attractive, sweet tasting, yellow and melting
flesh, semi-freestone fruit intended for
It is expected to replace 'Sunraycer'
nectarine because it is similar in
bloom and ripening time and has larger
and more attractive fruit. 'Sunbest' origi
nated from a 1992 cross of 'Sunraycer'
nectarine x 'Suncoast' nectarine, was se
lected and propagated in 1994, and tested
as Fla. 94-15n.
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