Pix Zee Miniature Peach Tree
Pix Zee Miniature Peach produces some of the largest fruits of any miniature peach! Fruits ripen early and are delicious, firm and freestone. One of the larger genetic dwarf peaches, it reaches 6 feet very quickly. Requires 400 or less chill hours.
Latin Name: Prunus persica
Site and Soil: Peaches and Nectarines like full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.
RootstockDescription: Pix Zee is grafted on Lovell Peach rootstock. Lovell is well adapted to different soil types.
Pollination Requirements: Self-fruitful
Hardiness: Hardy to minus 10°F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 4-5 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Mid March to Early April
Ripening Time: July
Yield: 20+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: The foliage of Peaches and Nectarines can be damaged by Peach Leaf Curl. Plant resistant varieties or spray with copper 2 to 3 times during the winter. Clear, copper colored exudations on the trunk and branches are symptoms of bacterial canker. Copper sprays will also help protect your tree from this disease.
USDA Zone: 6-9