A picture of a Peach 'Summer Time'

Peach 'Summer Time'

Prunus persica 'Summer Time'

Also known as

Peach , Perske (Afr.)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

13b

USDA zone

18°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

7m

Max

7m

3m

Min

5m

3 years to reach maturity

Fruiting

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Trees flower at the end of winter, early spring and the fruit ripens in early summer.

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Peach 'Summer Time' 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. Summer Time is a red cling peach with yellow flesh.

Common problems with Peach 'Summer Time'

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 'Summer Time' Companion Plants

How to propagate Peach 'Summer Time'

Seed

Sow seed in Spring after a cold winter stratification.

Cuttings

Graft or bud the cultivar you would like to harvest onto the seedlings / rootstocks.

Special features of Peach 'Summer Time'

Attractive flowers

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

Other uses of Peach 'Summer Time'

Edible

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