How to Pick Nectarines?

Answer Nectarines, the smooth-skinned relative of peaches, are available during the summer months. Whether you are harvesting your own or picking out nectarines at the grocery store, selecting those at th... Read More »

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How to Grow Nectarines?

Nectarines are similar to peaches in how they taste and how they are grown. The only easily observable difference is that nectarines have smooth skin, whereas peaches have a light fuzz. Follow the ... Read More »

How do i plant nectarines?

Heeling and Soil PreparationStore the trees by "heeling" them in a cool, temporary planting spot if you haven't yet prepared the soil. Clemson University recommends placing them on the north side o... Read More »

My Nectarines Won't Grow?

Known botanically as Prunus persica nectarina, the nectarine tree is a peach tree sub-species that thrives in moist, sunny locations in U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) plant hardiness zones 6... Read More »

Can you grow nectarines on the US west coast?

Yes, because we usually (in California) get lots of sun. You can grow fruit mostly anywhere.