The Best Fruit Trees for Zone 9
Because of high summer temperatures, zone 9 can be a challenge for growing some fruit trees. However, other fruits thrive in zone 9. Some of the best fruit trees to grow in zone 9 are:
When selecting fruit trees to plant in zone 9, check the individual variety of fruit tree to make sure it is suitable for zone 9.
When to Plant Fruit Trees in Zone 9
In many parts of zone 9, bareroot fruit trees are planted in the winter or early spring. If planting potted fruit trees, check the individual variety for planting time recommendations. Because of high summer temperatures, planting during the summer months may not be recommended.