Medium to large and round with smooth, shiny skin. Yellow varieties have a golden yellow interior with flesh that is darker red around the seed, and golden skins that blush orange-red. White varieties have white interior flesh, also red around the seed, with white skins that blush pink-red.
Tangy-sweet and extremely juicy, with firm texture and lightly fibrous flesh. White varieties have a delicately sweet flavor. Early varieties are clingstone. Later varieties are freestone.
Yellow Flesh – August Red, Big John, Early John, Red Diamond, Red Glen, Ruby Diamond, Rio Red, Summer Bright, Summer Diamond, Venus.
White Flesh – Arctic Snow.