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Question: We have a peach tree that is approximately 8 years old. What should we be doing to properly care for it? We are in Sarasota, FL. Thank you. Sincerely, Antonietta Richardson

Answer: Antonietta,

While peaches are not too common as far south as your area in Florida these web sites provide great info on growing peach trees in Florida.

Your County Extension Office may have additional free information on hand. Their contact information is:

UF/IFAS Sarasota County Extension
6700 Clark Road, Twin Lakes Park
Sarasota, FL 34241-9328
Phone: (941) 861-5000

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