Patent Number: PP11,721

Title: Apricot tree named `Alex`

Abstract: The present invention relates to a new and improved variety of apricot tr The fruit of the new variety is characterised by attractive bright orange color with a pink-red blush, medium size, and firm flesh with an excellent sweet flavor. The tree is characterised by moderately vigorous healthy growth and spreading to upright tree habit. The new variety has been named `Alex`.

Inventors: Beatson; Ron (Nelson, NZ), Noiton; Dominique (Wellington, NZ)

Assignee: The Horticulture and Food Research Institute of New Zealand Limited

International Classification: A01H 005/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017