Elberta

Freestone or Clingstone?

Freestone

Origin

1870’s, Georgia

When We Harvest

Early–Mid September

Appearance

Large, yellow fruit with a beautiful blush with juicy freestone flesh.

Fun Fact

This tree is named after the wife of Smuel H. Pumph, a peach grower who perfected this peach variety. How romantic!

What are Elberta good for?

Each produce item has it's strengths and weaknesses. View them below.

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  • Eating
  • Storing
  • Pies
  • Salads
  • Sauce
  • Juice
  • Baking
  • Drying
  • Freezing