U.S. Patent PP12,019
Peach Variety

  • Fruit Size: Large
  • Chill Requirement: 300 hours
  • Growth Habit: Semi-Upright
  • First Harvest: Around May 18 near Gainesville, FL
  • Description: ‘UF2000’ is a yellow-flesh, non-melting, clingstone peach, released in 2000.  Trees are highly vigorous with a semi-spreading growth habit, and produce heavy annual crops of moderately large fruit.  ‘UF2000’ fruit are symmetrically shaped and develop 50–70% solid red skin over a yellow background.  ‘UF2000’ fruit ripen mid-season, with harvest occurring from 15–18 days before ‘UFGold’ in mid-late May in Gainesville, Florida.


    License Availability:  FFSP has non-exclusively licensed the following entities for the propagation of the ‘UF2000’ peach cultivar:

    Rainbow Star Nursery
    2324 Southwest 36th Ter.
    Gainesville, FL 32607
    Phone: 352-378-4681