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Avalon Pride

Prunus persica

Avalon Pride peach trees for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 38.95
    St. Julien rootstock
    Medium size (2.5m-3m after 10 years)
    Out of stock
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History

Although it looks like a modern invention, Saturn is actually quite an old peach variety. It is thought to originate from China, and was known in early Victorian times under various names including Flat China, China Peach and Java Peach. It is also known as a Flat Peach or Donut Peach.

Avalon Pride characteristics

  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • Picking seasonMid
  • CroppingLight
  • Keeping1-3 days
  • Useful forEating fresh
  • Disease resistanceGood
  • Peach leaf curlSome susceptibility
  • Climate typeTemperate climatesWarm climates
  • Summer average maximum temperaturesWarm (25-30C / 76-85F)Hot (>30C / 86F)
  • Country of originUnited States
  • Period of origin1950 - 1999
  • Flower colourPink
  • Fruit colourOrange / Red
  • Fruit sizeLarge