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- Tombesi, S., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Journal of horticultural science & biotechnology 2010 v.85 no.4 pp. 317-322
- Internet; almonds; biotechnology; cultivars; flowering; fruit maturity; fruiting; growers; harvest date; heat sums; horticulture; models; nectarines; peaches; planning; plums; spring; temperature; California
- ... The period from full bloom (FB) to fruit maturity for individual cultivars of peach, nectarine, plum, and prune is influenced by daily temperatures between the start of FB and 30 d after FB (DAFB). Typically, warm Springs accelerate fruit development. Almond is closely-related to peach, but the date of fruit maturity is not always closely-related to the date of harvest. Normally the date of “hull- ...