About Apricot Network

Apricot Network is an initiative to enhance apricot breeding and culture by improving the use of information, communication, and associated technologies.


The overall aim is to enable professionals, members and users to exchange opinions, experiences, good practices and resources related to apricot breeding, cultivation, research and marketing worldwide.


Apricot Network is a part of ESCORENA Network (European System of Cooperative Research Network in Agriculture).


As a part of ESCORENA Network we use official name agreed by FAO REU, Budapest.


Kingdom: Plantae 

Division: Magnoliophyta 

Class: Magnoliopsida 

Order: Rosales 

Family: Rosaceae 

Genus: Prunus 

Subgenus: Prunus 

Section: Armeniaca

Species: P. armeniaca