Santa Barbara Peach
Prunus persica 'Santa Barbara'
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||PROO-nus PER-see-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 15 to 25 ft. tall and wide. Smaller size can be maintained with semi-annual pruning.|
|Flower Attribute||Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Espalier, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Edible, Low Chill Requirement|
|Watering Needs||Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
Provide humus-rich, well drained soil. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Apply a balanced fertilizer just before new growth begins in spring; repeat after harvest. When pruning, leave some of last year's wood for fruit development.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 7-10