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Peach, Golden Jubilee Prunus persica

Golden Jubilee Peach - Prunus persica
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A popular yellow freestone peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-pollinating) (zones 5-8)

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Zones 5 - 8 Zones 5 - 8
Hardiness Zones 5 - 8
The Golden Jubilee Peach can be expected to grow in the zones shown in color in the arborday.org zone map. View Map
Fruit Tree Fruit Tree
Type of tree
Fruit Trees
15' - 25' High 15' - 25' High
Mature Height
The Golden Jubilee Peach grows to be 15' - 25' feet in height.
8' - 20' Spread 8' - 20' Spread
Mature Spread
The Golden Jubilee Peach has a spread of about 8' - 20' at full maturity.
Fast Growth Fast Growth
Growth Rate
This tree grows at a fast growth rate. More about this.
Full Sun Full Sun
Sun
This peach does well in full sun.
Various Soils Various Soils
Soil
The Golden Jubilee Peach grows in sandy, well drained soils.
Rounded Shape Rounded Shape
Shape
This peach has rounded shape.
Attributes

A hardy, productive, popular peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Begins to bear large crops at age 3 to 4 and reaches full potential at age 8 to 12. This peach is perfect for canning and home use--one of the best early commercial canning types, also fine for roadside markets. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-fertile)

Our standard Golden Jubilee seedlings are budded to Nemaguard rootstock, and our dwarf seedlings are grafted to Prunus besseyi (Sand Cherry).

Chill hours (CU) requirement: 800-850. (Chill hours are the average hours of air temperature between 32 and 45 degrees F in a typical winter season). For best fruit production, calculate the chill unit (CU) for your growing zone to be sure it aligns with the CU requirement of this tree.

Description

A popular yellow freestone peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-fertile) (zones 5-8)

Wildlife Value

The fruit of peach trees are attractive to birds and squirrels.

Height Variations

The standard grows to 20', and dwarf grows to 8' - 10' in height.

Flower Color

Pink

Fruit Description

Oblong, freestone fruit with soft, yellow skin blushed with red. Fine-grained, tender, juicy, light yellow flesh of highest quality. Ripens early to late July depending on climate, usually a few weeks before Elberta.