‘Gulfprince’

U.S. Patent PP12,686
Peach Variety – Jointly Released by FAES, USDA/ARS, & UGA


  • Fruit Size: Large
  • Chill Requirement: 400 hours
  • Growth Habit: Spreading
  • First Harvest: Around June 1 near Attapulgus, GA
  • Description: ‘Gulfprince’ was jointly released by the University of Florida, University of Georgia, and USDA-ARS in 2002.  Trees of ‘Gulfprince’ are large and vigorous with a spreading growth habit.  ‘Gulfprince’ fruit are uniform and symmetrical and develop 45–55% solid red skin.  Fruit have non-melting, yellow flesh with clingstone pits.  ‘Gulfprince’ fruit has exhibited some slight browning due to oxidation on soft, ripe fruit.  The FDP is 110 days.

     

    License Availability:  FFSP has non-exclusively licensed the following entities for the propagation of the ‘Gulfprince’ peach cultivar:

    Cumberland Valley Nurseries, Inc.
    http://fruittreefarm.com/

    Vaughn Nursery
    http://www.vaughnnursery.com/