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PlantFiles: Peach
Prunus persica

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Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Prunus (PROO-nus) (Info)
Species: persica (PER-see-kuh) (Info)

Synonym:Amygdalus persica
Synonym:Persica vulgaris

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Category:
Edible Fruits and Nuts
Trees

Height:
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Spacing:
10-12 ft. (3-3.6 m)
12-15 ft. (3.6-4.7 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
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

Bloom Color:
Pink

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive phoenixtropical On Jul 18, 2006, phoenixtropical from Mesa, AZ (Zone 9b) wrote:

Certain low chill varieties of peaches do great in Phoenix Arizona. Probably the best variety for here is called 'Earli Grande'.

http://www.phoenixtropicals.com/peaches.html

Regional...

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

Dewey-humboldt, Arizona
Mesa, Arizona
Los Angeles, California
Manhattan Beach, California
Stockton, California
Aurora, Colorado
Edgewater, Colorado
Ocala, Florida
Jacksonville, Illinois
Carnuel, New Mexico
, New York
Eagle Mountain, Texas
Irving, Texas
Palm Valley, Texas
Layton, Utah
Waverly, Virginia
Olalla, Washington



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