Sunglo Nectarine produces large, 3 inch, smooth skinned high quality fruit with red over golden yellow skin and firm, meaty, juicy, deep yellow, sweet flesh. An early ripening variety, fruit comes on in early August at least 10 days before most other varieties.
Latin Name: Prunus persica
Site and Soil: Peaches and Nectarines like full to 1/2 day sun and well-drained soil.
RootstockDescription: Our Peaches and Nectarines are grafted on Lovell Peach rootstock. Lovell Peach is well adapted to different soil types.
Pollination Requirements: Sunglo Nectarine is self-fertile.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 10-12 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Mid March – Early April
Ripening Time: Early August
Yield: 50+ lbs.
USDA Zone: 5-8