PEACH

Dwarf Black Boy™ - Indian

Prunus persica

DESCRIPTION:

Also known as Indian Peach, this dwarf tree produces medium to large sized round fruit with deep burgundy coloured skin. Freestone peach. The flesh is a dark red and cream and suitable as fresh fruit or for stewing and preserves. Grows to a height of 2m and a width of 2m.

MATURITY:

Late February (Late season)

SUGGESTED POLLINATORS:

Self Pollinating

COMMENTS:

Black Boy is a new Dwarf Peach exclusive to PlantNet. The tree will require staking when young due to prolific fruiting.

TREE CARE:

Plant in a sunny position in well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.