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Tilton Apricot

Tilton Apricot

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Tilton Apricot

Prunus armeniaca 'Tilton'

Grandpa's Choice™ Tilton apricot is an excellent variety for drying and canning. It has medium to small, golden-yellow fruit with a dark red blush and a distinctive flavor. It is a great for canning and drying.

Height

15-25 Feet

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Spread

10-15 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

5-8

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Item # Description Price
2537 Tilton Apricot on Standard (Peach) root, 2 year-Extra Large grade $30.99 Add to Cart

Prunus armeniaca 'Tilton'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Tilton is self-fruitful and is a great pollinator for other varieties.
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A Little History about Tilton Apricot

Tilton and Chinese are varieties that Grandpa's friends in Washington and the western areas liked and di well for them.

Prunus armeniaca 'Tilton' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Self-fertile
Early blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Freestone
Growth Rate/Habit
Average vigor
Very productive
Harvest Period
Early season
Other Attributes
Aromatic
Sweet
Site Requirements
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Average skill
Uses
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking
Good for drying