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Prunus armeniaca

Apricot

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Prunus armeniaca
Principal Common Name Apricot
Common Name(s)
Synonym
Description Small round-crowned tree with reddish bark and oval leaves. Pinkish flowers in spring. Produces a yellow to reddish sweet edible, soft fleshed stone fruit.
General Comments
Origin
Nativity China
Height Range 15 - 20 FT
Spread Range 12 - 15 FT
Flower Showy Y
Warning
Sunset Zones 1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Dark Green
Leaf Texture Round : Serrate : Smooth : Thin
Form Edible : Small Tree : Tree
Flower Color Pink
Flower Time Spring
Months
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Attracts Bees : Bark : Cold Tolerant : Edible : Flavor : Frost tolerant

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