A new and distinct peach tree named ‘Whitewater’ which originated from a hand-pollinated cross of ‘White County’ (female parent; U.S. Plant Pat. No. 17,742) x ‘Souvenirs’ peach (male parent; U.S. Plant Pat. No. 26,920) is provided. This new peach tree cultivar can be distinguished by its white, low-acid, slow-melting flesh, early-season ripening, attractive appearance, postharvest performance, and resistance to bacterial spot disease.
Board of Trustees of the University of Arkansas (Little Rock, AR)
Clark, J. R., & Worthington, M. (2023). Peach Tree Named ‘Whitewater’. Patents Granted. Retrieved from https://scholarworks.uark.edu/pat/446
John R. Clark, Department of Horticulture, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Margaret Worthington, Department of Horticulture, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR