Fertilizing "do's and don'ts"!
Learn why a "little more" may be a big mistake.
Apache Apricot

Apache Apricot

Apache Apricot

Prunus armeniaca 'Apache'

Apache is one of the newest and earliest apricots.  The fruit is average sized with a pinkish-orange skin.  The orange flesh is smooth and finely textured.  It is freestone.

Apache Apricot Pricing

Item # Description Price
2917 Apache Apricot - OUT OF STOCK FOR THE SEASON $0.00 Add Add to Cart

Height

12-18 Feet

spacer

Spread

10-15 Feet


USDA Hardiness Zone 5-8

spacer

Prunus armeniaca 'Apache'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Apache requires cross-pollination from other apricots to set good crops.

spacer

A Little History about Apache Apricot

Apache was bred in California and introduced by the University of California-Davis and the USDA.

Prunus armeniaca 'Apache' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Early blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Pollinizer needed
Thin heavily for size
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Freestone
Growth Rate/Habit
Spreading habit
Average vigor
Early to bear
Very productive
Harvest Period
Very early season
Concentrated harvest
Other Attributes
Short shelf-life
Sweet
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Average skill
Uses
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Good for drying