Inventory, 10 lbs : 0
This item was last sold on : 08/10/17
The Pegasus nectarine is a medium size white nectarine with mostly magenta speckled skin. The pale yellow-white flesh surrounds a loosely set pit that may be easily removed. The Pegasus nectarine is known for is extra sweet flavor with just a hint of tartness.
Pegasus nectarines are available in the summer months.
Nectarines are the result of a natural occurring genetic mutation of the peach. Nectarines, botanical name, Prunus persica nucipersica, are a stone fruit and species within the genus, Prunus, alongside cherries, apricots, plums, and almonds. Developed by Burchell Nursery, under the trial name BN6, the Pegasus nectarine is grown by acclaimed fruit farmer Andy Mariani of Andy’s Orchard in Morgan Hill, California.