Spring Bright Nectarine

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Early Sweet Favorite Spring Bright Nectarine Tree!

  • Dark-Red Skin
  • Crisp Flesh Ripens Soft, Sweet & Juicy
  • Bright, Sweet Yellow Flesh
  • Ripens Early Season & Long Harvest Period
  • Grow Commercial Quality Fruit at Home
  • Showy Pink Blooms
  • Flowers are Sweetly Fragrant
  • Ornamental Specimen
  • Nutritious Homegrown Fruit - High in Antioxidants
  • Fuzzless Skin is Kid-Friendly
  • Clingstone Fruit
  • Self-Fertile - But Larger Harvest With a Partner
  • Low 500-600 Chill Hours

Have you ever tasted sunshine? You'll love plucking your own homegrown harvest to relish the full-bodied flavor that can never be compared to store-bought!

Add this vigorous fruiting tree to your landscape for a productive boost in food security for your family! The Spring Bright Nectarine Tree (Prunus persica var nucipersica 'Spring Bright') produces large, uniform fruit with notably high levels of antioxidants!

Spring Bright Nectarine is a rare commercial favorite that is great in the home garden. Fuzzless, dark red skin covers this rich yellow-fleshed Nectarine!

These sweet gems ripen early in the season. It's no wonder why orchards add Spring Bright and this exceptional variety is popular at farmer's markets. The attractive fruit of Spring Bright is firm in texture and sweet, yet well-balanced in flavor.

You'll also gain value and convenience from this commercially grown tree. It features a long harvest with delicious Nectarines from firm and crunchy when picked early, then the fruit matures to soft, sweet, and juicy!

A medium-sized tree, Spring Bright won't take up precious space in your landscape to deliver a bounty of delectable fruit!

How to Use Spring Bright Nectarine Tree In The Landscape

Your kids will love the fuzz-free fruit and of course, the taste, but may not know just how high the levels of healthy antioxidants, phenolics, and chlorogenic acid can be found in Spring Bright Nectarines!

Add them to smoothies, salads and enjoy them fresh. Dry them for a long-lasting snack, or create delicious preserves and fruit leather.

Now, don't forget that Edible Landscaping makes the most of your space...and this tree also delivers an incredible ornamental display with fragrant pink blooms that light up your yard in spring!

Plant as a fantastic specimen in your front yard or as lush shade over backyard seating areas! These are already a great size for any landscape but you can keep them pruned smaller to tuck into existing orchards or established landscapes with ease!

#ProPlantTips For Care

Grow a bounty easily with expertly-grown trees from Nature Hills! Sunlight, water, and well-drained soil will do the rest!

Fruit trees do their very best in full sun, plant your tree in at least 6 hours of direct sunlight a day. Moderate moisture throughout the growing season will keep your tree stress-free!

Plant Nectarines in fertile, highly organic soil, your tree will appreciate a thick layer of mulch over the soil as well to better insulate and retain moisture!

For more planting success tips, head over to our Garden Blog where more Fruit Tree Planting, Fruit Tree Pruning and Success Tips can be found!

Order Spring Bright Nectarine tree from the fruit experts at NatureHills.com right away! This year's inventory won't last long!

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

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters 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
Size Volume
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
Size Volume
#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
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 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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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Spring Bright Nectarine Is Suited to Grow in Zones 7-9
Growing Zones 7-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Prunus persica var. nucipersica 'Spring Bright'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 12 - 18 Feet
Mature Spread 12 - 15 Feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Well-Drained
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Pink
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Yellow
Harvest Time Early Season
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Fruiting Time 3 - 5 Years
Pruning Time Late Winter
Fragrant Yes