• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 20-25 ft. tall and wide; easily kept smaller with pruning.
    Key Feature:
    Edible Fruit
    Blooms:
    Spring
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:PROO-nus PER-see-kuh
    Plant type:Tree
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Pyramidal
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Reaches 20-25 ft. tall and wide; easily kept smaller with pruning.
    Special features:Bird Friendly, Edible, Fall Color
    Blooms:Spring
    Flower color:Pink
    Flower attributesFragrant, Showy Flowers
    Design Ideasproduce better if planted near another peach variety. Recommended chill: 800 - 900 hours.
    Companion PlantsRaspberry (Rubus); Plum (Prunus salicina); Apricot (Prunus armeniaca); Lavender (Lavandula); Strawberry (Fragaria)
  • Care
    Care Information
    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.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Sun
    Full sun
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    Grafted onto semi-dwarf Nemaguard understock.