||Santa Barbara Peach
Heat tolerant peach for mild climates. Red-blushed yellow freestone. Pinkish-red blush skin with golden yellow flesh: red near pit.
Peaches are a deciduous stone fruit trees that are favorites for eating, canning and pie making. Vigorous growers with many varieties to choose from for your backyard orchard. All our peach trees are self-fertile, however cross pollination w/different a variety will yield even better results.
Deciduous, slow growing, upright tree. 3-5 years before fruit production.
||Sweet, melt in your mouth flavor
||Spring: Showy pink flowers
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours).
||Moist, well-drained soil. Water deeply and regularly in the first few growing seasons to establish strong root system. Reduce frequency once established.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Prune to shape and remove dead or damaged branches. Thin young fruits to increase fruit size. Fertilize in late winter before blooms emerge.
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