The Best Apple & Peach Trees for Northern California?

Answer With thousands of peaches and more than 6,000 varieties of apples --- 250 Red Delicious apple variants alone --- picking trees for your orchard can be a bit overwhelming. Don't just grab something ... Read More »

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How do I prune California peach trees?

TimingPrune California peach trees in the early spring. For the first three years, prune your fruit tree by removing all branches that bend toward the ground, all branches that cross another branch... Read More »

How do I grow peach trees from peach pits?

Choosing PitsChoose pits from several different varieties of peaches because pits vary unpredictably in their ability to germinate. Remove flesh from pits and wash them.Storing PitsStore pits in a ... Read More »

Are peach blossoms on peach trees?

Peach trees produce blossoms in the early spring before the leaves appear. The peach blossom is light pink in color and is the official state flower of Delaware. Peach blossom is also the name of a... Read More »

When do you prune peach trees?

The best time to prune peach trees is in mid- to late February, before they leaf out but after the most severe cold weather has passed. Pruning peach trees reduces their resistance to cold weather ... Read More »