Nectarine
Prunus persica var. nucipersica 'Panamint'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Prunus (PROO-nus) (Info)
Species: persica var. nucipersica
Cultivar: Panamint

Category:

Perennials

Trees

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)

12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By grafting

By budding

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Tucson, Arizona

Long Beach, California

Gardeners' Notes:

1
positive
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Aug 14, 2009, robbdogr from Long Beach, CA (Zone 10a) wrote:

Sweet Juicy fruit. Yellow with half a blush of red. Yellow on the inside. cling stone. Vigorous. Produces when my other stone fruits don't, so seems to need less chill than others. Heavy bearer. Grows in partial shade in my yard on the North East side corner of a garage.

Neutral

On Feb 19, 2007, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A red skinned yellow fleshed free-stone requiring 250 chill hours.