Common name Apricot
Code OG
Grade 1.5m
Approx size in 10 years 4m

Apricot Newcastle Early


A popular Apricot that produces prolific crops. The fruit are medium sized, golden yellow blushed red. Lovely and sweet for desserts/ fresh eating. A vigorous grower with a low winter chill requirement making it suitable for warmer areas. Deciduous.

In NZ it is recommended that Apricots are summer pruned rather than the usual practice of pruning fruit trees in winter. Make sure this is done on a dry hot day so that any pruning cuts heal quickly. Pollinator – Sundrop

Available July