'Galaxy' Peento Peach

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  • 1 San Joaquin Valley Agricultural Sciences Center, Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, 9611 South Riverbend Avenue, Parlier, CA 93648

'Galaxy' is being released by United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Research Service to provide a fresh market, mid-season peento shaped peach that is larger, firmer and more attractive than 'Stark Saturn'. It ripens in late June in the Parlier area of the San Joaquin Valley of California. It has white flesh that is low-acid, sweet, melting and clingstone.

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