Botanical Name: Prunus armeniaca var Mandshurica
Height: 10 - 12 feet.
Spacing: 10 - 12 feet.
Depth: Prepare an area 36 inches in diameter, clearing all sod and weeds. Work the soil 24 inches deep. Dig the planting hole right before planting deep enough and wide enough to accommodate the roots without crowding. Plant bareroot trees 1 inch deeper than t
Spread: 10 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Pollinator: Plant at least 2 trees for good pollination.
Yield: Approximately 1/2 - 2 bushels at maturity.
Foliage: Medium green foliage.
Blooms: April - May.
Fruit: Small, plump, golden yellow fruit. Golf ball size and smaller.
Soil Requirements: Well-drained, moist, organic loam soil.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Pruning: Best to prune in early Spring. Thinning the fruit will give you more of the larger fruit.
Comments: Sweet, juicy, freestone flesh. Tolerates heat and cold. Blooms before it leafs out. Very vigorous, thrives almost anywhere. Bears young and heavily. Self-fruitful but produces better in a group of 2 or 3. Fertilize after the tree has reached bearing age. Not grafted, it is a seedling. Restricted States, AE, AK, CA, CO, GU, HI, ID, OR, PR, WA.
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