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Almond Varieties Tables

Almond Varieties' Time of Maturity
(Readiness for Harvest)

Early Early Mid Mid Late Mid Late
(7-10 days) (15-20 days) (25-30 days) (40-60 days)
Jeffries
Kapareil
Nonpariel
Harvey
Milow
Mono
Peerless
Price
Sauret 1
Solano
Sonora
Carrion
Jordanolo
Ne Plus Ultra
Ripon
Thompson
Yosemite 
Sauret 2
Butte
Carmel
LeGrand+
Livingston
Merced
Padre
Drake
Fritz
Mission
Monterey
Planada

Almond Varieties Grouped by Approximate Bloom Periods

Early Early Mid Mid Late Mid Late Very Late
(-6 and earlier) (-5 to -1) (0 to +2) (+3 to +4) (+5 to +7) (+8 and later)

Jordanolo
Ne plus

Milow
Peerless
Sonora
Aldrich
Carmel
Fritz
Harvey
Jeffries
Merced
Nonpariel
Price
Sauret 1
Solano
Woods
Colony
Butte
Carrion
Drake
LeGrand
Monarch
Monterey
Norman
Sauret 2
Tokyo
Livingston
Mission
Mono
Parde
Ruby
Thompson
Planada
Ripon

Note: This table is based primarily on results of the Manteca Variety trial. The numbers in the column heads indicate the days before (-) or after (+) peak Nonpariel bloom. Source: Almond Production Manual, W. Micke, Ed., ANR Pub. 3364, 1996

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