Varieties & Approximate Harvest Dates
RichmayAvailability: June 20-30
Richmay are the “Firstfruits of the peach season”, starting about 5 days before Flamin’ Fury 1. They are the “blood orange” of peaches with a red flesh and exceptional early-season flavor. Clingstone.
Flamin' Fury® PF1Availability: June 26-July 8
The first of the "Redhaven cousin" line of Flamin' Fury peaches, Flamin' Fury® PF1 is an early-season peach you can depend on to get your first “bowl of peaches” for the season. Clingstone.
GalaAvailability: July 1-8
Not to be confused with Gala apples, this juicy, early-season peach will give you one more reason to smile and shout in July! Clingstone.
SentryAvailability: July 4-14
All-around early season winner - disease resistant, our largest early season peach, firm-fleshed until fully ripened, great flavor. Clingstone.
DesireeAvailability: July 5-15
It's all in the name - this is a desirable peach. Great color and flavor to match. Clingstone.
GlengloAvailability: July 7-15
Semi-freestone, signals the end of early peach season. Flavor similar to Red Haven with exceptional texture. Clingstone.
SaturnAvailability: July 20-August 5
Nicknamed "donut peach" for its peculiar shape, this variety introduces a novel way to eat a peach. Packed with flavor, Saturn is a "must-try"! Clingstone.
Red HavenAvailability: July 20-August 5
A legacy variety - an old, venerable favorite that used to be our "best-seller by a landslide", and it's still in high demand by peach canning enthusiasts.
Flamin' Fury® PF9Availability: July 20-August 5
One of the first freestone peaches with outstanding qualities similar to Red Haven. Clair Kauffman, our orchard manager, vouches for this peach as an alternative to Red Haven.
ContenderAvailability: July 26-August 6
Exceptionally flavored peach with dependable and consistent sweetness. Fans say it has superior texture in the canning jar.
John Boy IIAvailability: July 26-August 6
A sister to “John Boy.” Pleasant melting texture and classic summer peach flavor. An outstanding canner.
Blazing StarAvailability: July 21-August 5
Quickly developed a fan club at Kauffman's for its "wow" factor - both with flavor and color. One of the most beautiful peaches we raise. Freestone.
White Lady*Availability: July 26-August 11
Outstanding, very firm white peach with delicious, mild flavor.
StarfireAvailability: July 27-August 11
A promising variety somewhat similar to Red Haven.
SalemAvailability: July 27-August 13
An up and coming peach in the Loring family.
Coral StarAvailability: July 27-August 22
Large and beautiful with wonderful flavor, this is one of the better cultivars for freezing.
Flamin' Fury® PF17Availability: July 30-August 15
Receives rave reviews from customers who've told us it is the best freestone canning peach they have found. Although lacking in color, many think it is superior to the popular and highly-colored Red Haven.
SunhighAvailability: July 30-Aug 15
There may be prettier peaches, but few with more exceptional qualities for canning or freezing. Sunhigh is one of our three most popular varieties.
Klondike WhiteAvailability: August 5-15
A new white variety that is surely worth a try!
LoringAvailability: August 10-25
A classic traditional peach for canning and freezing. An old favorite, and there’s a reason – its flavor is just simply hard to beat!
GloriaAvailability: August 15-25
Has an amazing flavor and light, crunchy texture when still firm. Gloria is truly a "wow" freestone peach when eaten at the proper timing.
Sugar Giant*Availability: August 15-25
Similar to White Lady, but harvested about three weeks later.
BlakeAvailability: August 21-31
Introduced by the New Jersey Ag Experiment Station many years ago, Blake remains an important late-season peach.
MessinaAvailability: August 25-Sept. 5
A highly-flavored, highly-colored, exceptionally juicy freestone variety that is receiving high marks from many growers in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Flamin' Fury® PF27Availability: August 25-Sept. 5
Very attractive freestone variety with the firm texture typical for a late-season variety. A winner on the peach stand for late-August.
Flamin' Fury® PF28Availability: September 1-10
Unusually well-colored for a late-season peach and has hot-season flavor in a cooler-season ripening window.
Flamin' Fury® PF35Availability: September 7-15
At a time when we're all dreading the end of fresh peaches until next year, this freestone variety is perfect for stocking up on fresh peaches for one last time.