Elegant Lady’ is an early season (mid-January to mid-February) variety. It produces a large, elegant, delicate, yellow-orange skinned fruit with red-violet blush. The yellow flesh is creamy textured, rich in flavour, not too tart. A great jam variety. Matures 20-27 January in Hawkes bay. 60-80% dark block red coloured skin. Good storage, heavy cropper with compact growth habit that allows intensive planting. Susceptible to bacterial problems under certain conditions.