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Nonpareil (Conventional BR2020&2019)

Conventionally Grown


Most commercially grown variety, against which all others are compared.  Large nuts with thin shells that are and reveal a broad, flat kernel.  Adapted to most localities, this mid-season bloomer bears heavy and requires a pollinizer.  Best pollination comes from Ne Plus, Texas (Mission), and All in One.



Ripens in September.  Requires 400 hours annual chilling below 45°F.



Cold hardy to USDA Zone 8




  • Nut Category



    Nonpareil





  • Estimated Chilling Requirement

    400 hours below 45°F 


  • Bloom Timing



    mid February to early March





  • Harvest Timing



    late August





  • Approximate Harvest Dates




    August 28 to September 13






    (approximate for Fresno, CA area)



    Almond Maturity Chart


  • Shell



    paper shell, poorly sealed





  • Kernel Size & Shape



    medium size, flat, light color, sweet flavor, blanches well





  • Pollination



    pollenizer required: Aldrich, Carmel, Folsom, Fritz, Monterey or other





  • Tree Characteristics



    upright growth, then spreading to a large tree





  • Comments




    The most widely planted almond variety in California due to the quality of the nut; it sets the industry quality standard and commands top position in the market. Regular to heavy bearer, knocks well, easy to harvest, high crackout.



    Additional Notes





    Poorly sealed shell: kernel susceptible to insect damage.









2020 - Current stock is conventional bare root tree with 3/8" caliper on Nemaguard

Info provided by https://www.davewilson.com/product-information-commercial/product/nonpareil-almond

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