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Fruit tree comparison - Lord Napier
Nectarine trees

Lord Napier

Lord Napier is the best white-fleshed nectarine for the UK climate.  Remove this variety from the comparison


Gardening skill? Some needed
Cropping Good
Fertility? Self-fertile
Pollinating others? Average
Ploidy? Diploid
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening


Picking season? Late
ripens in early August
Use / keeping? 1-3 days
Flavour quality? Good
Flavour style Sweeter

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Country of origin United Kingdom
Period of origin 1850 - 1899
Fruit colour Orange / Red
Blossom colour Pink - light
Leaf colour Green