Ettinger

Parentage: Mexican
Peels: No

Seed Size: Large

Skin Texture:
Smooth
Blossom Type: B

Fruit Shape:
Narrowly obovate
Skin Color Unripe: Green
Skin Color Ripe:
Green
Skin Thickness: Thin

Average Fruit Weight oz: 9 to 20

%Ratio Seed/Skin/Flesh: N/A
Ettinger photo
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Additional Information:

Originated in Kefar Malal, Israel. Introduced there in 1947. Introduced in the U.S. in 1954. Fruit: Fuerte type. Large seed, loose in cavity, seedcoats adhere to flesh. Flesh clear light yellow, free of fiber, soft, melting, ripens uniformly. Ripens slightly before and with Fuerte. A Mexican variety grown commercially in Israel.