Nectar White Peach

Prunus persica 'Nectar'

One of the finest white peaches, considered more flavorful than Babcock! Medium to large, white-fleshed freestone fruit is firm, sweet and juicy with distinctive aroma. Red over creamy yellow skin. Self-fruitful. Grafted onto semi-dwarf Nemaguard understock. Produces well with 800 hours of winter chill below 45°. Ripens midseason; early to mid July.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationPROO-nus PER-see-kuh
Average Size at MaturitySemi-dwarf, 15 - 25 ft. tall and wide; smaller size easily maintained with pruning.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth HabitPyramidal
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseSpecimen
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureEdible
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Repeat after harvest.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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