A picture of a Peach 'Transvalia'

Peach 'Transvalia'

Prunus persica 'Transvalia'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

H3

RHS hardiness

-5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

7m

Max

7m

3m

Min

4m

3 years to reach maturity

Fruiting

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Trees flower in end Winter. Fruit will begin to ripen towards early summer.

Peach 'Transvalia' Overview

Transvalia is a cling peach recommended for summer rainfall areas. It has a red skin set against a yellow background. For best results ask a local nursery for advice on choosing the best variety and rootstock for your garden.

Common problems with Peach 'Transvalia'

Leaf curl can limit the amount of food produced through photosinthesis for the tree leading to stress. Fruit can suffer from fruit fly, bol wurm and false codling moth attacks.

Peach 'Transvalia' Companion Plants

How to propagate Peach 'Transvalia'

Cuttings

Graft on the cultivars onto the seedlings / rootstocks.

Seed

Sow seed in Spring after a cold stratification.

Special features of Peach 'Transvalia'

Crop rotation

Heavy Feeder

Attractive flowers

The blossoms appear before the leaves making a beautiful show of pink flowers.

Other uses of Peach 'Transvalia'

Edible

The fruit is edible fresh, dried, cooked or preserved.