Garden Delight Nectarine
Small in Stature, but BIG at Harvest
Garden Delight Nectarine is a dwarf, fruiting tree. One would easily fit almost anywhere in your yard, and is especially effective if you have limited space. Garden Delight would also be perfect as a container plant for your patio.
Just as its name implies, this nectarine tree is a "delight"! Small in stature, but not small at harvest time, Garden Delight produces large fruit of exceptional quality with little care or space required.
You'll first fall in love with your Garden Delight in the spring, when a late April shower of fragrant, hot-pink blooms blanket your tree with brilliant color. Each bright, double blossom is a masterpiece in itself with its bright pink petals and darker centers.
The dense, green foliage of your Garden Delight will take over for a time, eventually providing a lovely backdrop for the late harvest fruit that develops.
Garden Delight Nectarines are large, freestone fruits with a red-kissed, yellow skin. The flesh is yellow and has a sweet, orange-like flavor. They're refreshingly juicy and delicious right off your tree or can easily be used in culinary dishes.
Your tree is heavy-bearing, so you can be assured of a sumptuous harvest each year. Your Garden Delight Nectarine is a dwarf tree, so it's very easy to manage even in limited spaces, as well as simple to protect from unexpected frosts.
It's self-fruiting so you can try just one if you like, but we're sure you'll want more than one after trying this exceptional nectarine variety.
- Sweet, orange-flavored peach
- Dwarf and Self-Fertile
- Spring display
- Heavy bearing
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Equal to||.87 dry quart / .96 dry liter in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Persica var. nucipersica 'Garden Delight'|
|Mature Height||Dwarf: 5 - 6 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Fruiting Time||3 - 5 years|