Meaning of NECTARINE in English
Smooth-skinned peach \(Prunus persica 2018; nectarina'), grown throughout warmer temperate regions.
They result when some peaches self-pollinate or are crossed so that they express a genetic factor for smooth skin. Nectarines are commonly eaten fresh or cooked in desserts and jams; they are a good source of vitamins A and C.
Nectarine ( Prunus persica var. nectarina )
J.C. Allen and Son
Britannica Concise Encyclopedia. Краткая энциклопедия Британика. 2012