Frost Peach is a Winner in Late Spring AreasMid-Season
Peach Leaf Curl Resistant
Showy Spring Blooms
Delicious Yellow Fleshed, Freestone Peach
Long Hang Time
If you want a disease resistant peach tree with delicious fruit and dependable performance in areas with unpredictable late spring weather, you’ll want to consider Frost Peach (Prunus persica ‘Frost’.) A mid-season ripening fruit, Frost features wonderful yellow-fleshed freestone peaches with a light red blush over greenish yellow skin.
These delicious medium-to-large size fruits hang ready on the tree for quite some time. That makes harvest very convenient.
Frost is also known for a very showy display of full – almost double – spring flowers. Gardeners have used the Frost peach as a focal point in the landscape. Give it a place of glory in full sun where the beautiful spring blooms can be admired, and the ripening fruit can be observed.
Choose a location with at least 8 hours of full sun exposure always favoring the morning sun. Peaches benefit from hot, dry weather during ripening.
The Frost peach requires good draining soil and should be elevated to 12 to 18 above the existing soil line if poor drainage is suspected. Peaches are moderate water users and benefit greatly from being mulched 3 to 4 inches deep to 2 feet outside of the canopy.
It is an extremely vigorous tree that will require regular pruning to maintain it to a reasonable height below 10 feet. The trees dependable fruit set means that thinning is also important to assure the largest fruit size and to space fruit for good air circulation.
Frost peaches are great for fresh eating, drying or baking. There is nothing like the smell and taste of a fresh baked peach pie in the summertime. The Frost is the perfect peach for that pie.
Don’t forget that nothing brings out the flavor of certain fruits than cooking them on the grill. For a special treat, try your Frost peach lightly grilled, taste how it concentrates the sugars to the surface of the peach slice, it’s both fun and flavorful.
Save money and time not having to spray your peach each year. Enjoy the beauty and productivity of the Frost peach in your backyard today. Order now!