Sweet Zinger™ (MAIA-Z cv. USPPAF)

Sweet Zinger™ (MAIA-Z cv. USPPAF)

MAIA-Z cv. USPPAF

Origin: Goldrush x Sweet 16
Observations from test orchards:
● Non-dropping fruit, long harvest window
● No instances of fire blight, apple scab, or powdery mildew observed
● Maintains texture and flavor for 15+ weeks in normal storage
● Flavor is “honeyed citrus” with sweet/tart balance
● Crisp texture, pressure 14-16 lbs
● Tender skin with short stem
● Coloration can very based on site and weather
● Branches freely, easy to maintain close spacing