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Prunus persica 'Sundowner'


Sundowner' is early ripening variety of nectarine typically fruiting in January. Fruit is yellow and fleshy with a smooth red skin and good flavour. It is a low chill variety.

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Common Name Nectarine
Foliage Deciduous 265
Form Round 168
Mature Size 2 x 2m
Family Rosaceae 89
Genus Prunus 53
Species Persica 13
This is a popular nectarine variety that can easily be grown in backyards due to its compact size. Fruit is eaten fresh or preserved.
Position & Soil
Prefers a humus-rich, well drained soil in a sunny position. Plant the bud union above the soil level and water in well keeping the soil moist until tree is established. Fertiliser should be applied at the time of planting and again after the appearance of new growth. Pruning annually will wnsure new growth and fruit the following year.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area, Monday to Friday only. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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