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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:
Unknown - Tell us

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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:

Mesa, Arizona
Prescott, Arizona
Los Angeles, California
Manhattan Beach, California
Stockton, California
Aurora, Colorado
Denver, Colorado
Ocala, Florida
Jacksonville, Illinois
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Brooklyn, New York
Fort Worth, Texas
Harlingen, Texas
Irving, Texas
Layton, Utah
Waverly, Virginia
Olalla, Washington



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