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Perfection Apricot

Perfection Apricot

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Perfection Apricot

Prunus armeniaca 'Perfection'

Perfection is a well known apricot in the west.  It produces large, light orange yellow fruit with no blush.  The flesh is bright orange, firm, and good quality and flavor.  It is freestone.  Ripens in mid-season for apricots.


15 Feet



20 Feet


Hardiness Zone


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Item # Description Price
1935 Perfection Apricot on Standard (Peach) root, 2 year Extra Large grade $30.99 Add to Cart
3796 Perfection Apricot on Standard (Peach) root, 2 year 2UGLY grade $19.99 Add to Cart

Prunus armeniaca 'Perfection'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Perfection requires pollination with other apricots and will cross pollinate others except for Goldrich.


A Little History about Perfection Apricot

Perfection was discovered in Waterville, Washington by John and Bertha Goldbeck and introduced in 1937.

Prunus armeniaca 'Perfection' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Pollinizer needed
Early blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Average vigor
Harvest Period
Early season
Concentrated harvest
Other Attributes
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Average skill
Good for drying
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking