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Prunus persica 'Clarisse'

Clarisse Flowering Peach

Peach

Comments

A highly ornamental tree for landscape use, featuring very showy double white flowers in early spring before the leaves, on a graceful, weeping form; a tremendous feature tree related to the peach, but not grown for its fruit

Description

A highly ornamental tree for landscape use, featuring very showy double white flowers in early spring before the leaves, on a graceful, weeping form; a tremendous feature tree related to the peach, but not grown for its fruit

Landscape Attributes

Clarisse Flowering Peach is a deciduous tree with a rounded form and gracefully weeping branches. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This tree will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Clarisse Flowering Peach is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Vertical Accent;Hedges/Screening

Planting & Growing

Clarisse Flowering Peach will grow to be about 25 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 20 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5a

Height(inches):

Spread:

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Soil Type:

25 feet

20 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

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