A picture of a Peach 'Sandvliet'

Peach 'Sandvliet'

Prunus persica 'Sandvliet'

Also known as

Peach , Taaipit Perske (Afr.)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

7m

Max

7m

5m

Min

5m

3 years to reach maturity

Fruiting

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Trees blossom during the end of Winter. Fruit ripen in early Summer.

Peach 'Sandvliet' Overview

Peach trees are small and deciduous. For best results ask a local nursery for advice on choosing the best variety and rootstock for your garden. Sandvliet is a cling peach with a yellow skin and yellow flesh.

Common problems with Peach 'Sandvliet'

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 'Sandvliet' Companion Plants

How to propagate Peach 'Sandvliet'

Seed

Sow seedlings in Spring after cold stratification.

Cuttings

Seedlings can be grafted with desired cultivars.

Special features of Peach 'Sandvliet'

Attractive flowers

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

Other uses of Peach 'Sandvliet'

Edible

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