Garden Delight Miniature Nectarine
Prunus persica var. nucipersica 'Garden Delight'
Pronunciation: PROO-nus PER-see-kuh
|Description||A wonderful dwarf nectarine for small gardens. Hot pink, fragrant spring flower yield sweet, large, yellow, freestone fruit in late summer or early fall. This heavy-bearing tree reaches only 5 to 6 feet tall, making it easy to cover to protect the blooms from unexpected frost. The perfect size for patio containers. Self-fruitful. Recommended chill: 500 hours.|
|Watering||Water when top inch of soil is dry.|
|Mature Size||Dwarf variety; reaches 5 to 6 ft. tall.|
|Special Features||Edible, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Care||Provide full sun and fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply, regularly in first few growing seasons to establish root system; once established reduce frequency. Prune to shape and remove dead or damaged branches, and fertilize in late winter before blooms emerge. Thin young fruit to increase mature fruit size.|
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-8
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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.