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Freestone and clingstone reference how much the flesh of the fruit adheres to its pit.A guide to stone fruit: How to choose, ripen, store and cook with it|Aaron Hutcherson|July 9, 2021|Washington Post
On the other hand, a clingstone peach has been known to give rise to a freestone.
A large, yellow clingstone ripening in Texas about September 15th.
A large, white-fleshed clingstone; early but not very desirable.
A medium-sized clingstone of the Spanish type; ripens the last of July.
This is an unproductive clingstone ripening at the end of September.
British Dictionary definitions for clingstone
- a fruit, such as certain peaches, in which the flesh tends to adhere to the stone
- (as modifier)a clingstone peach