Pinkerton

PinkertonCHARACTERISTICS

This variety has a definite “neck” compared to the other varieties.

SKIN

Thick rough green coloured skin that stays green coloured when ripe. The thick skin does not yield to pressure easily

FRUIT SIZE

Medium to large (230- 550g).

SEED

Medium to small.

SEASON

Short season. June from the Limpopo Province, July from Kwazulu-Natal. Out of season fruit not easily available.

STORAGE

Store at +7 degrees C – NOT COLDER.

TASTE

Sometimes slightly sweet.