Contender
Contender

Contender Peach

Late. NCT 544 (Winblo x complex parentage of North Carolina selections) DJ Werner, JR Ballington and DF Ritchie intro, Ag Exp Stn, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1988.

This fairly new high-quality variety is proving to be hardy in northern Maine. Large round bright red and yellow freestone fruit with a slightly raised suture. Firm melting aromatic yellow flesh.

Growth habit similar to Red Haven, but fruit ripens 3 weeks later. Resistant to leaf spot. Because it blooms quite late, it might escape late spring frosts. Z3/4. (3-6' bare-root trees)



306 Contender
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Additional Information

Peaches

Peaches are self-pollinating; one tree alone is sufficient. Plant 15–20' apart.

For more info:
About Peaches.