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Apricot - Prunus armeniance

Apricot

Prunus armeniaca

A deciduous, spreading tree bearing sweet, luscious apricots in Summer.

FEATURES: Masses of beautiful, early Spring blossom is followed by heavy crops of delicious, juicy apricots throughout late Spring and early Summer. Apricots are self-fertile and do not require a pollinator. Approximately Sm x Sm, depending on variety.

CONDITIONS: Apricots produce the best yields when grown in areas with cool Winters, dry Springs and warm Summers. Full sun and good drainage is essential. NeApricot - Prunus armeniacautral to slightly acid soil is preferred. Avoid frost pockets where early blossom may be damaged.

FOR BEST RESULTS: Give apricot trees plenty of space. In Summer, after harvest, prune to' maintain vase shape and fertilise. Irrigate when required. Mulch to retain soil moisture and control weeds.

PLANTING IDEAS AND USES:

• ripe apricots, eaten fresh from the tree, are delectable

• use the fruit for jams,. sauces, nectar, baking

and dehydrating

• position to enjoy Spring blossom

ROOTSTOCK:

o Peach

o Apricot

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