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Peach, Golden JubileePrunus persica

Peach, Golden Jubilee—Prunus persica

A popular yellow freestone peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-pollinating) (zones 5-8)

Zones 5 - 8
Zones 5 - 8

Hardiness Zones: Zones 5 - 8
The Golden Jubilee Peach can be expected to grow in the zones shown in color in the arborday.org zone map. (see map below)

Fruit Tree
Fruit Tree

Type of tree:
The Golden Jubilee Peach falls into the following type(s): Fruit Trees

15' - 25' High
15' - 25' High

Mature Height:
The Golden Jubilee Peach grows to be 15' - 25' feet in height.

8' - 20' Spread
8' - 20' Spread

Mature Spread:
The Golden Jubilee Peach has a spread of about 8' - 20' at full maturity.

Fast Growth
Fast Growth

Growth Rate:
This tree grows at a fast growth rate. [More about this.]

Full Sun
Full Sun

Sun:
This peach does well in full sun.

Various Soils
Various Soils

Soil:
The Golden Jubilee Peach grows in sandy, well drained soils.

Rounded Shape
Rounded Shape

Shape:
This peach has rounded shape.

More Info
More Info


The Golden Jubilee Peach can be expected to grow in the zones shown on this map.

Attributes:
A hardy, productive, popular peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Begins to bear large crops at age 3 to 4 and reaches full potential at age 8 to 12. This peach is perfect for canning and home use--one of the best early commercial canning types, also fine for roadside markets. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-fertile)

Our standard Golden Jubilee seedlings are budded to Nemaguard rootstock, and our dwarf seedlings are grafted to Prunus besseyi (Sand Cherry).

Chill hours (CU) requirement: 800-850. (Chill hours are the average hours of air temperature between 32 and 45 degrees F in a typical winter season). For best fruit production, calculate the chill unit (CU) for your growing zone to be sure it aligns with the CU requirement of this tree.

Description:
A popular yellow freestone peach known for its ability to survive cold climates. Fruit trees need a minimum of 6-8 hours of sunlight daily and regular water. They are not drought-tolerant. (self-fertile) (zones 5-8)

Wildlife Value:
The fruit of peach trees are attractive to birds and squirrels.

Height Variations:
The standard grows to 20', and dwarf grows to 8' - 10' in height.

Flower Color:
Pink

Fruit Description:
Oblong, freestone fruit with soft, yellow skin blushed with red. Fine-grained, tender, juicy, light yellow flesh of highest quality. Ripens early to late July depending on climate, usually a few weeks before Elberta.