Royal Apricot Tree

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An Apricot Fit for Royalty!

Royal Apricot, Prunus armeniaca 'Blenheim Royal', is a fruit-bearing tree (with delicious fruit that ripens in June-July). Plant one next to your home to enjoy every moment of your Royal’s development and early harvest.

Royal Apricot tree is aptly named. Its sweet, aromatic flesh is packed full of flavor. Its large, oval shape and sun-kissed, yellow skin is accented with a gorgeous, rosy blush. The fruit is terrific fresh from the tree, dried, canned…or any number of ways. The succulent, honeyed flavor has the perfect balance of sweet and tart, with a complexity of taste possessed only by the most superior of apricots. In short, Royal Apricot is an apricot fit for royalty!

Your Royal Apricot Tree will grow up to 18 feet in height, with a 10 foot spread. It has a rounded nature and is adaptable to a variety of soils. The fruit ripens early and is a healthy presence in your yard as it is full of vitamins A and C.

Royal Apricot trees are an extremely popular variety of apricot…and it’s easy to see why. With its lovely appearance, early harvest and the health benefits of having fresh fruit in your yard each summer, you really can’t go wrong with Royal Apricot.

* Freestone
* Self-fruitful
* Good drought tolerance
* Adaptive to a variety of soils
* 400 hour or less chilling requirement


Royal Apricot Tree Is Suited to Grow in Zones 7-10
Growing Zones 7-10
More Information
Brand Nature Hills Nursery
Botanical Name Prunus armeniaca 'Blenheim Royal'
Foliage Green
Mature Height 15 - 18 Feet
Mature Spread 15 - 18 Feet
Soil Type Widely Adaptable
Moisture Widely Adaptable
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Growth Rate Fast