Peregrine peach trees

Peregrine peach tree
  • Best seller
  • Pick: Mid-season (early August)
  • Self-fertile
  • Uses: Eat fresh 
RHS AGM for Peregrine

A white-fleshed peach with an excellent flavour, well-suited to temperate climates.

This is a free-stone peach - the stone falls cleanly from the flesh.

Peregrine peach trees for sale

Sorry we have not been able to produce any trees of this variety this season.

We may still be able to propagate it to order for you. Please contact us for more details.

Summary features of Peregrine

Growing

  • Gardening skill: Some needed?
  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Fertility: Self-fertile?
  • Pollinating others: Average?
  • Ploidy: Diploid?
  • Bearing regularity: Regular?
  • Fruit persistence: Normal ripening?

Uses

Identification

  • Country of origin: United Kingdom
  • Period of origin: 1900 - 1949
  • Fruit colour: Orange / Red
  • Blossom colour: Pink - dark
  • Leaf colour: Green
  • RHS AGM: RHS AGM
    1998
  • Popularity: Best sellers?

Climate

  • Temperate climates
  • Planting position: Full sun essential

Pollination guide for Peregrine

Peregrine is self-fertile and does not need a pollination partner, although fruiting may be improved if there is a compatible tree of a different variety nearby.

Important: advice about pollination

How to grow Peregrine peach trees

Peregrine is one of the most suitable peaches for growing in an English climate. It crops well and is hardy. However, it best grown in a sheltered location in good sun, or ideally trained as a fan against a south-facing wall.

Historical details

Developed by Rivers of Sawbridgeworth, UK, in 1906.

Botanical name

Prunus persica 'Peregrine'