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. Oribi is a free-stone peach. Its skin is yellow with a red blush.
Trees blossom during late winter. Fruit will ripen towards the end of summer.
Sow seed in Spring after cold stratification. Graft or bud the desired cultivar on the seedlings.
Graft or bud cultivars onto the chosen rootstock.
Blossoms appear before the leaves in late winter making an impressive pink show.
Loam, Sand, Clay
Soil PH preference
The fruit is edible fresh, dried, cooked or preserved.
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.