Prunus persica Fantasia (Fantasia Nectarine)
A deciduous freestone fruiting tree producing large flavoursome Nectarines, which are an attractive red skin with yellow flesh. Reaching between 2-6m high depending on how the tree is trained and pruned. Enjoy beautiful spring blossom followed by Nectarines that are smooth skinned and have excellent keeping qualities. Fruit matures mid-season. Nectarines can be used for desserts, sauces, cakes, spreads and fruit salad.
Choose an open sunny position in well-drained soil. After planting spread mulch above the roots to retain moisture and suppress weeks, but keep away from trunk. Apply fertiliser to soil above the roots as soon as new growth begins in spring and water in well. Protect from strong winds. Consider netting to protect from birds. Correct pruning techniques are essential to the trees fruiting success. Pick fruit when mature but still firm.
- Full sun position, sheltered from wind.
- Grows 2-6m depending on how you prune.
- Sweet fruit with yellow flesh with red skin.
In-Store Since 1998 & Online Since 2020
2-6m Mature Height
Deciduous, Flowering, Freestone fruit, Fruiting, Ornamental plant, Small Tree
Full Sun, Part Shade