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Pioneer Chinese Apricot

A late blooming apricot, ideal for higher elevations and climates prone to late spring frosts. Golden-yellow fruits have a reddish blush, and are sweet, firm and juicy. Trees bear young and heavily. Called a "sweet pit apricot" as its pit is edible and tastes of almond. Self-fruitful, however yields improve with cross-pollination.

Plant Features:

  • Height: 10 - 15'
  • Spread: 12 - 20'
  • Fall Foliage: Yellow
  • Zone: 4 - 8
Plant information and imagery used by permission from Bailey Nurseries.
Plant Features are recommendations for optimal performance. Availability subject to change.

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