The Champagne loquat fruit is medium to large and oval. The skin is deep yellow in color. The flesh is white, translucent, and very juicy. The flavor and quality is superior to many other named varieties. Loquats flower in the winter and will ripen fruit early to mid summer in the Seattle area. With their 12″ long tropical leaves and spreading nature the loquat tree makes any landscape have a tropical feel. Hardy to 10 degrees and self-fertile.