Peaches are stone fruits. They generally have a soft, velvety skin, hiding the tasty flesh and a hard stone in the centre.
The peach is a tasty fruit, which enjoys great popularity in the Netherlands and abroad. This stone fruit is oval to round with a velvety skin. The colour of the skin varies from greenish white to golden yellow with a red blush. The flesh is soft, aromatic and juicy and may be white, yellow or red. Peaches are mainly imported from South Africa, Chile, Spain, Greece, France and Italy.