Nectarine (Prunus persica var. nucipersica 'Double Delight') in the Peaches Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit:Shrub
Tree
Sun Requirements:Full Sun
Water Preferences:Mesic
Soil pH Preferences:Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness:Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone:Zone 9b
Leaves:Deciduous
Broadleaf
Fruit:Showy
Fruiting Time:Summer
Flowers:Showy
Fragrant
Blooms on new wood
Bloom Size:1"-2"
Flower Time:Spring
Suitable Locations:Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses:Flowering Tree
Edible Parts:Fruit
Eating Methods:Raw
Cooked
Wildlife Attractant:Bees
Other Beneficial Insects
Propagation: Seeds:Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods:Other: Some method of grafting
Pollinators:Self
Hoverflies
Bees
Containers:Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Miscellaneous:Goes Dormant
Parentage:A Zaiger Genetics introduction, offered by Dave Wilson

Potted Double Delight Nectarine at 3 years

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