Anzac Peach (dwarf)
Released in 1915 and named in honour of the Anzacs who were then creating the legend they were to become. Dark red over pale green coloured fruit. Light white/green flesh, freestone. Juicy, sweet to slightly tart and soft when ripe. Very popular variety.
• Pollination Group: self-fertile so no other pollinators needed
• Uses: eating, juice
• Harvest: early i.e. late December to mid-January
• Chill requirement: medium
• Features: Dwarf approx. 50% of standard tree; freestone
Reference: Glowinski, L. (1991) The complete book of fruit growing in Australia. Lothian Publishing Company, Port Melbourne.
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