- Large, flavorful fruits
- Ideal for fresh eating, drying and canning
- Requires 350 winter chill hours
One of the few apricots with a freestone pit, so it is fast and easy to process. Fruit is large and very flavorful. Good for fresh eating, drying or canning. A great apricot for mild winter areas. Self-fertile, so a second tree for cross pollination is not needed. Cold hardy to zone 7. (Requires 350 winter chill hours) One of the earliest to ripen, Late May to late June.
Why buy a Deluxe package - Deluxe fruit trees include 2 oz. of Fruit-Boost™ Pelletized Calcium to enhance fruit quality, 12 oz. bag of Fruit Tree Food Starter Formula, easy-to-use tree ties (see video below), a premium tree guard to protect the trunk from gnawing pests, mowers and weed trimmers, and a copy of Backyard Horticulture for Fun and Profit--How to Make $10,000 in Your Spare Time.