A large, freestone peach with a melting texture. It has good flavor and colors nicely to a deep red over a yellow background. GaLa harvests 5-6 days before Redhaven, filling an important season between Sentry and Redhaven. The trees crop annually and are somewhat resistant to bacterial spot.
GaLa was a joint release from the Louisiana Ag Experiment Station and USDA-ARS in Byron, GA. It has been tested for many years and has adapted well to both central and southern regions.
Maturity Date: July 24