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Avalon Pride

  • Picking season: Mid
  • Self-fertility: Self-fertile
Prunus persica

Avalon Pride peach trees for sale

  • 1-year maiden bare-root tree 29.95
    St. Julien rootstock
    Medium size (2.5m-3m after 10 years)
Next deliveries

Deliveries resume December 2020


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

  • Picking seasonMid
  • CroppingLight
  • Keeping1-3 days
  • Useful forEating fresh
  • Gardening skillAverage
  • Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
  • Flowering group3
  • VigourAverage vigour
  • Peach leaf curlSome susceptibility
  • Disease resistanceGood
  • 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