Dwarf Flowering Peach
Prunus persica 'Bonfire'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
CHECK RETAILERS FOR AVAILABILITY:
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||PROO-nus PER-see-kuh|
|Lore||'Bonfire' may produce occasional fruit, however it is not particularly palatable.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Slow growing; reaches 4 to 6 feet tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Bird Friendly, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Lilac (Syringa); Honeysuckle (Lonicera); Coneflower (Echinacea); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Lavender (Lavandula); Rosemary (Rosmarinus)|
Prefers fertile, moist, slightly acidic, well-drained acidic soils. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8