Apricot
Prunus armeniaca 'Goldkist'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Prunus (PROO-nus) (Info)
Species: armeniaca (ar-men-ee-AH-kuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Goldkist
Hybridized by Zaiger

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Trees

Foliage Color:

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Water Requirements:

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Height:

6-8 ft. (1.8-2.4 m)

8-10 ft. (2.4-3 m)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

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Regional

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

Tucson, Arizona

Mission Viejo, California

Rialto, California

Needville, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Feb 23, 2010, Ravens444 from Mission Viejo, CA (Zone 9b) wrote:

A very low chill apricot for backyard gardens. Freestone, 300 chill hours only. Mine has stayed small with little pruning. It does not get a lot of water.