Apricot – Trevatt
Freestone, early to mid season maturity
*height & width at maturity
FRUIT: The large rounded fruit with deep apricot colored skin and orange flesh has an excellent flavour. This variety is very popular for the home garden.
POLLINATION: Self pollinating
MATURITY: Late January (Mid Season)
DESCRIPTION: This variety is suitable for fresh fruit, drying, preserving and jams. Apricots are nutritious fruit, high in vitamin A. Tree may need thinning as it is a heavy bearer.
TOLERANCES: Can be susceptible to early frosts, generally drought tolerant.
TREE CARE: Plant in a 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.
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