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nec·tar·ine (n k t -r n ). n. A variety of aromatic peach of ancient origin, having a smooth, waxy skin.

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Peach, Plum and Nectarine
Peaches are the emblem of Southern summer, now joined by nectarines bred for Plums were native here, and are a close relative of peaches and nectarines.
SELECTION. ♦ Nectarines should have a yellow to orange color with no hint of green.
Peaches, Nectarine, and Cherry Spray Schedule for Pests in the
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Nectarines Postharvest Quality Maintenance Guidelines Carlos H
The nectarine (Prunus persica var. nectarina) has been known and world's peach-growing areas have also introduced nectarine cultivars.

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Green nectarines to be sold in UK
by Daniel Jones, Daily Mirror 29/08/2011 A RARE type of green-skinned, super-sweet nectarine will hit the high street next week.
Dan Lepard's nectarine strudel recipe
Stone fruit such as nectarines, peaches and plums can be sliced and layered in the pastry to give a lighter, fresh flavour to the filling; an added bonus is that they also need less sweetening.
Recipe: Nectarine Salad With Warm Bacon and Nectarine Dressing
Meanwhile, cut the nectarines in half and discard the pits. Cut the fruit into 1-inch pieces. Wash and spin-dry the greens, then tear them into bite-size pieces and place in a large salad bowl.
Nectarines are just peachy
By Eric Akis, Postmedia News August 22, 2011 Put a nectarine beside a peach, and it won't surprise you to learn that they're members of the same genus, prunus persica. The two fruits are very similar in look and taste, and that makes sense.
Grilled Nectarines
Place the nectarine halves face-side down on the pre-heated grill. Cook for 2 minutes on each side. Remove from heat, cut into ¼ inch slices.

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Peach - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The nectarine cultivar group of peaches have a smooth skin.
Fruits & Veggies Matter: Fruit & Vegetable of the Month: Nectarines
Commonly showcased side by side with peaches, nectarines are a similar, but yet different fruit.
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Nectarine - Nutrition | Selection | Storage
A good-quality nectarine will be fairly large, have smooth, unblemished skin and will be firm but not rock-hard.
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