Brigg's Early May Peach
Peach ‘Brigg’s Early May’ also called Peach ‘Briggs’ originated in Massachusetts in the 1800s. It has large fruit with white and bright red skin, and white flesh, juicy, sweet flavour. Not to be confused with Peach ‘Briggs Red May’ originating from California in about 1870.
• Pollination Group: self-fertile so no other pollinators needed
• Uses: eating, preserving
• Harvest: early
• Features: white flesh
References: Hedrick U.P. (1916). Twenty-fourth Annual Report, Vol. 2, Part II, The Peaches of New York, Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the year 1916. State of New York - Department of Agriculture. Albany: J.B. Lyon Company, 1917.