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Prunus armeniaca Trevatt

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Prunus armeniaca Trevatt Apricot,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Citrus & Fruit, Trees Upright, V-Shaped

Description:
Medium sized, self pollinating, fruiting apricot tree. Trevatt produces heavy crops of large, bright orange fruit. Fruit is sweet, juicy and full of flavour ideal for eating fresh, preserving or drying. A mid season variety harvesting in mid summer. There is also a dwarf form available.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Courtyard, Edible Garden, Feature, Formal Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Aphids, Borers, Caterpillars, Leaf Curl, Mealy Bugs, Possums, Powdery Mildew, Scale

Cultural Notes: Plant in sunny and protected position. Requires well drained soil that has a high level of organic matter. Apply an organic fertiliser late winter and mulch well. Water as required to ensure roots don't dry out. Prune in winter to an open vase shape to increase air and sun around foliage, reducing pests and diseases as well as increasing fruiting

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Rosaceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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