Fuerte

Parentage: Hybrid
Peels: Yes

Seed Size: Large

Skin Texture:
Medium
Blossom Type: B

Fruit Shape:
Obovate
Skin Color Unripe: Green
Skin Color Ripe: Green
Skin Thickness: Medium

Average Fruit Weight oz: 9 to 16

%Ratio Seed/Skin/Flesh: 15:10:75
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Additional Information:

Introduced as budwood in 1911 from Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico. A hybrid Mexican variety that is ready to pick in November and is good through March. Hangs on the tree well. A long time California commercial variety valued for its winter season and its B blossom type. Skin thickness is medium thin. Seed size is medium large.