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Prunus persica 'White Glory'

Previously known as:

  • Prunus persica var. nucipersica 'White Glory'
Description

Release from NC State; inner branches tend to die out; subject to late freeze damage

Site:  moist, well drained soil but will tolerate clay soil

Form:  Weeping, arching branches to the ground; stiff habit

More information on Prunus persica var. nucipersica.

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#deciduous#fruit tree#edible garden
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#deciduous#fruit tree#edible garden
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Prunus
    Species:
    persica
    Family:
    Rosaceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Tree
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Arching
    Weeping
    Growth Rate:
    Medium
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    Clay
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Value To Gardener:
    Edible
    Fruit Description:
    Very light fruit set
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    White flowers in early spring; very light fruit set
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    3-6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    3 to 6 in. alternate, simple leaves; no appreciable fall color; sometimes turns light yellow
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No