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Reliance Peach Tree

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Reliance Peach Tree

A Great Tree you can count on

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Here’s why:

  • Extremely cold hardy
  • Tons of deep green leaves, excellent as a screen or specimen tree
  • Heavy producer of large, tasty peaches
  • Soft pink flowers add seasonal interest to an already attractive tree

Reliance Peach Lives up to its Name
If a tree was genetically developed in New Hampshire, you know it’s got to be able to withstand the cold.  Such is the case with the Reliance Peach, the most cold-tolerant variety ever to spread its roots.  Thriving in conditions as low as 25 below F, the Reliance Peach tree can be grown with success practically anywhere.  

Not only that, whether in the landscape or garden, it’s a good looking tree that will add lush greenery to any planting area you choose.  In addition to all the color you’ll enjoy from its wonderful and abundant fruit, you’ll love the dainty, pale pink flowers with their dark pink centers.  All this from the most reliable peach producer you’ve ever owned.
Enjoy Georgia Peach Quality Flavor, even up North
Georgia may be the Peach State, but now you can bring the old world, southern flavor of an amazing peach as far north as Canada.  And what’s great is you can grow them right in your own backyard with the Reliance Peach tree.  Faint orange blends nicely with a dull red blush to make these peaches look as good as they taste.  In late July when they ripen, pluck one right off your tree and bite into its juicy, yellow flesh, dripping with sweet, yet mild peach flavor.  

Now you can enjoy growing your own tempting peaches and create a diversity of delicious desserts, fresh baked pies and fruit salads wherever you call home.  Order your Reliance Peach tree today and don’t just imagine the possibilities, live them.

Growing Zones: 4-8

Mature Height: 18-20 ft.
Mature Width: 12-15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil Conditions: Well Drained
Drought Tolerance: Good
Botanical Name: Prunus persica 'Reliance'
Does not ship to: AZ, AR, CA, ID, LA, WA
Growing Zones 4-8
This plant is generally recommended for zones: 4-8
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Why Buy from Fast Growing Trees?

Save Money

Save thousands by shopping in the convenience of your own home instead of paying a landscaper for trees that struggle.

Tree to Door

Receive well developed, large trees and shrubs that thrive in your area.  Varieties that are easy to grow, long lived, and trouble free.  Your plants are clearly marked for size, pruned to a nice pleasing shape, and are delivered right to your doorstep.

No Chemicals

We shun growth regulators and other chemicals that make plants look good in the stores but struggle to survive once planted.

Large Size

Some nurseries charge you for a taller tree then chop 1/3 off, so it will fit in a shorter box. This saves them on shipping but can harm your tree and make you wait longer for it to grow back.

Can I Plant Now?

Yes... Your Reliance Peach Tree can be planted any time of year... even Winter. Roots will continue to grow on warm days, giving your tree a head-start for Spring. 

How do I Request a Different Ship Date?

Call us at 888-504-2001, email us or enter your requested ship date in our shopping cart next to the billing information section. 

Additional Info for Those Who Love to Read:

Orders are occasionally delayed if we see really bad weather approaching, or if we encounter unusual circumstances. A small number of our plants show a specific release date. If you purchase one of these and would like your other items sooner, just let us know. 
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Less than $15 $8.95
$15.00-$23.99 $11.95
$24.00-$39.99 $14.95
$40.00-$78.99 $18.95
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It's Easy to Plant your Reliance Peach Tree

Step 1 - Dig Your Hole

Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Reliance Peach Tree.

If you're planting a hedge, mark out a visual guide by placing stakes five to six feet apart and looping string around them. Plant the where the stakes are and they'll grow together to make a dense privacy screen.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.

Step 2 - Place Your Plant

Next, separate the roots of your Reliance Peach Tree gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3 - Backfill Your Hole

As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Reliance Peach Tree again after the transplant is complete.

To help retain some of that moisture, it's recommended that you place mulch around each plant to a depth of 2"-3" up to but not touching the trunk. Organic mulches such as wood chips also help to better soil structure as they decompose.

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