General Information: Usually referred to as Red Velvet Apricot, this fruit is actually a plumcot with a fuzzy red skin and orange flesh. This is an early ripening apricot. The skin is a dull red like a plum but it is fuzzy like an apricot. The texture is golden and meaty like an apricot. The flesh is juicier than most apricots but not as much as many plums.