Hill Country Fruit Council

Ripening Dates of Predominant Varieties
(Approximate)


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Spring Gold, Regal, Flavorich May 10 - 25
June Gold, Gold Prince May 20 - June 5
Sentinel, Gala, Southern Pearl (white) June 5 - 15
Harvester, Cary Mac June 10 - 27
Majestic June 20 - 30
Loring, Bounty June 25 - July 12
Redglobe June 27 - July 15
Dixiland July 10 - 25
Redskin July 15 - 30
Jersey Queen, Elberta July 25 - August 5
Flame Prince, O'Henry August 1 - 12
Parade, Big Red August 10 - 25

Cling Peaches, meaning peaches whose flesh clings to the pit, generally ripen in May.
Semi-freestones, not quite as clingy, usually ripen in early June.
Freestones, whose flesh readily separates from the pit, generally ripen in June and July


Some Growers also have the following:
Strawberries Mid March to Mid May
Blackberries Early May to Mid June
Nectarines Late May thru July
Plums June and July
Tomatoes July thru October
Apples July thru October

For up to date information on availability of fruit, call or write:

Fredericksburg Chamber of Commerce
302 East Austin Street
Fredericksburg, TX 78624
830-997-6523 (or visit their website )
Stonewall Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 1
Stonewall, TX 78671
830-644-2735

or a listed member of the Fruit Council

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