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Harvester Peach Tree

Prunus persica 'Harvester'


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  • Delivered by: Friday, September 28
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-t- Tree Planting Kit
Tree Planting Kit
Tree Planting Kit

Getting your tree off to the right start can more than double its growth rate. Use our planting kit so your tree is ready for explosive growth.

Your planting kit includes:

  1. Tree Stake Kit to help keep your tree stable, giving roots time to grow.

  2. Breathable Tree Guard protects against gnawing mice, rabbits, deer and mowers.

  3. 2 oz of Root Rocket™ Mycorrhizal Fungi so your tree can quickly explode with new root growth.

-t- Planting Mix
Harvester Peach Tree Planting Mix

Helps your Harvester Peach Tree get established in a fraction of the time, become more drought tolerant, and grow faster. Here's how:

Beneficial Bacteria... It's like a Probiotic for your tree... creating an explosion of fine hair roots that vastly improves nutrient and water uptake.

Coarse Organic Compost... loosens and improves all types of soils while promoting proper pH levels. You get better drainage and moisture retention.

Microbial Fertilizers... including Sea Kelp, Yucca, and 100 other elements proven to gently feed your tree without burning the roots.

Use 1 bag of Planting Mix for each plant ordered.

Soil Contents
-t- Root Rocket™ Fertilizer
Root Rocket™ Transplant Fertilizer

2oz. Packet

Get your new plants off to the right start by using Root Rocket™ Transplant.

This soil amendment contains 16 strains of mycorrhizal fungi, biostimulants, beneficial bacteria and Horta-Sorb® water management gel.

Simply sprinkle the product into the planting hole adjacent to the root ball when planting.

The organisms will start to work right away supplying the roots with much needed nutrition.

The specially formulated Horta-Sorb® will reduce transplant stress and aid in water retention.

1 packet per plant

Root Rocket Fertilizer
-t- Planket™ - Frost & Cold Protection
PLanket 10-20 ft.

Protect your sensitive plants and shrubs with the Planket™

Benefits include:

  1. Lightweight fabric allows your plants to breather while also protecting them from the frost and cold winds.

  2. 6ft. round size makes it easy to protect sensitive container plants.

-t- TreeGator® Jr. Watering Bag
TreeGator® Jr.

When you’re making an investment and effort in planting new trees in your landscape, you can assure their survival and growth by using TreeGator® - a truly simple and innovative drip irrigation system in a bag.

With hot summers and droughts the norm around the USA, TreeGator® is an absolute necessity to protect your new trees and shrubs.

TreeGator® is super easy to install without any tools, and it can easily be filled up with a standard garden hose or can even be connected to a rain barrel!

It's a super time saver that takes the worry out continually remembering whether you've watered your new tree or not. Plus, all the water that goes into the drip bag is used up with no waste, so TreeGator® is environmentally friendly with regard to water use.

Tree Gator
-t- Root Rocket™ Launcher
Root Rocket Launcher

Explosive Growth for All of Your Plants

Rocket your lawn and plants to new heights with Root Rocket™ Launcher! All-natural and all-in on healthful benefits, Root Rocket™ is a propriety blend of nutrients that have been horticulturalist-tested and proven to help young plants transition from nursery to soil or a more permanent container. Root Rocket™ Launcher improves on that special mix with a water-soluble twist – so your lawn and garden can now be sprayed with the naturally-crafted solution you love for soil. And this pre-made care package in a handy drawstring bag makes it all the more effortless to keep your plants lush and vibrant, with the following items included: Root Rocket™ Launcher solution Root Rocket™ Launcher spray bottle 50-ft. nylon retractable hose


Growing Zones: 6-9
(hardy down to 0℉)

Growing Zones 6-9
You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

10-15 ft.

Mature Width:

5-10 ft.


Full Sun


15-50 ft.

Growth Rate:


Drought Tolerance:


Harvest Time:

July - August

Fruit Color:


Peach Stone Type


Year to Bear:

0-1 years

Chill Hours (minimum):


You are in an area with ~1800 chill hours

Botanical Name:

Prunus persica 'Harvester'

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Don't Buy Bare-Root Trees (learn why below)

High Yielding Dwarf Peach Tree

Get More Peaches
The Harvester Peach Tree is one of the highest-yielding peach trees you can own. This may be surprising considering it's a dwarf tree that takes up less room than a traditional peach tree. Even those with limited space in the garden or yard can successfully grow this amazing tree.  You don't need a lot of room for it to perform year after year. The Harvester grows between 2-3 feet a year and at full maturity will reach 10-15 feet tall. If you only have room for one tree it's not a problem because the Harvester self-pollinates.

Easy to Grow
If you love peaches but have hesitated to grow your own is the time because this is an easy-to-grow fruit tree. As one of the most adaptable of all the peach trees, it can accommodate most soil types. It is comfortable in partial to full sun, and tolerant of heat and humidity.  We've done the nurturing and grooming for you, so you don't have to wait years for it to bear fruit.  You can expect a healthy harvest of delicious freestone peaches your very first season. Plant it and watch it produce!

Beautiful Flowering Tree
Your Harvester is more than a high-producing peach tree.  You'll get a beautiful show of fragrant pink and white blooms in early spring every year.  The display is so exquisite, you'll anticipate the lovely spring blossoms as much as you will the abundant harvest of peaches throughout summer and into early fall. 

Order Now
As the Harvester Peach has grown in popularity, we tend to sell out quickly, so order now.  You'll enjoy this flowering tree that produces a large harvest of delicious peaches year after year!


Harvester Peach Tree Pollination

Harvester Peach Trees are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Harvester Peach Tree will drastically increase the size of your crop.

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Customer Reviews

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We love our little peach trees! We bought three and hardly do anything to them - planted them last fall with some new apple trees and they wintered over beautifully. I pruned them way back this summer to help establish a good, low branching system and they're all come back big and full. One tree was loaded with peaches in the spring, but they all dropped after a heavy storm. Looking forward to a bountiful harvest in a few years when the branches thicken up.
July 28, 2015
over 3 years ago
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It's on it's way to being a beautiful tree!
We planted the tree in the spring of this year, about 5 months ago now. We're in eastern NC. We were VERY concerned to begin with because it was turning brown at the ends of the limbs. I called FastGrowingTrees, and they said that it sounds like it was still dormant, and suggested we cut off the brown parts to stimulate growth. So I did that. They also told me they have a dormancy guarantee through the end of (I can't remember now which month ;) ). . . so if it didn't start to come back to life before then, they would send us a new one. About the end of that month, we started to see some new growth, and still had to trim some more brown off, but now (end of July) it has a LOT of branch and leaf growth, so I have high hopes for a beautiful peach tree!
July 27, 2015
over 3 years ago
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OK...I never fill these out...but I must tell you this tree has turned out to exceed my wildest I am taking the time to share feedback on this....Please know that I am just a novice "yard person" - i.e. no real skills, I just enjoy taking care of my yard and trying new things. I have banana and orange trees which are common in my neighborhood but I wanted to try something different so I bought two of these...and it has worked out great....first, this tree has beautiful follage...its a very pretty tree...when it was delivered there were no leaves but now it has leafed out very nicely...second, this tree already has fruit...and I just got it and planted about three months ago...I really think its too early for fruit but the fact that it has any fruit at all at this stage impresses me. So...this nursery is for real and the claims they make are true...I also bought two plum trees (same story) and a fig tree (same story)...plum and fig trees also already have fruit and I planted them at the same time...I am planning to get some cherry and pear trees also and I will be buying from this!
May 4, 2017
1 year ago
I planted 2 months ago and already have peaches!
I went back and checked my delivery emails to be absolutely certain - my Harvester peach was delivered the first week of March, and because I had three trees delivered and once and wasn't prepared to put them all in the ground, I didn't even get the peach tree in the ground until April. But even with my bad timing, my peach tree is growing like a dream! It's loaded with peaches already (it was in fact delivered with a bunch of baby peaches on it). They aren't ripe yet so I haven't tasted the fruit, but I'm still impressed with the speed of growth!
This tree has at least 10 peaches on it this size, just a couple of months after planting!
This tree has at least 10 peaches on it this size, just a couple of months after planting!
May 25, 2017
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We planted our peach tree on Feb 10 and in only 3 months have at least ten almost ready to pick peaches
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May 12, 2017
1 year ago
Growing Zone:
Peaches Upon Delivery
When I opened the box, something was rolling around in it. I looked, and it was small peaches!! There was one still attached, so I knew they did come from that tree. After leaving them on the counter for a few days, I tasted one, although still a bit green, and it had a pretty good taste!! So far, after a few weeks, the original leaves are still there and I'm hoping it does well. It was left out of the original order, so they sent it a few days after I called and told them I was short 2 trees. I'm keeping my fingers crossed for yummy peaches next year!!
July 10, 2016
Woodbury, TN
over 2 years ago
Growing Zone:
peaches taste great
We ordered one tree 3 months ago and had 4 peaches grow. They were delicious! We look forward to more peaches. The tree is healthy. Happy with purchase.
June 15, 2017
Growing Zone:
Bought this tree 2 years ago. Growing very slowly but still alive! Shipping was great and so was packaging.
January 1, 2013
over 6 years ago
this is a sad tree
i think i ordered this tree too late in the season
July 10, 2017
1 year ago
So far so good
I ordered 3 different Peach trees, they all around 5 feet hight! All very nice and well branched! I have put them in the ground the day I received them!! So far they have lost a few leaves! But still doing ok!! I hope they will make it and come back more leaves when the root got establish!!
But so far I'm very happy with size of these peach trees! A few branches got snapped off, but no big deal !!!
August 29, 2015
over 3 years ago

Planting & Care

It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Harvester Peach Tree

Harvester Peach Tree Planting Diretions

The Harvester Peach also known as “Prunus persica 'Harvester,” is a gorgeous, fast producing, virtually low maintenance tree. Harvesters produce sweet, succulent peaches for many years and make a wonderful addition to your landscape. Harvester peach trees are recommended for USDA growing zones 6-9. These fast growing trees are full sun lovers, will mature to a height of 10-15 feet tall and 5-10 feet wide making them easy to pick once ripened.

Location: Plant your Harvester Peach tree in well-drained soil in a location where it will receive full sun (at least 6-8 hours of sunlight a day). Heavy winds and early frosts can damage the blossoms, so be sure to protect your tree by planting on the sunniest side of a building or your home.

Planting Instructions: Select an area where your soil drains well and the Harvester Peach Tree will receive at least 6-8 hours of sunlight a day.
1) Dig a hole twice as wide as the root ball and just as deep. Amend the soil around the hole with compost to ensure the tree has proper drainage.
2) Place your tree inside the hole making sure it is sitting straight and that the graft is 2 inches above the soil line.
3) Cover the roots with soil, watering occasionally as you go along to remove any air pockets that may have formed. Gently pat the soil down until the roots are completely covered.

Watering: Keep the soil around your Harvester Peach Tree moist, but not saturated. Keeping the roots too wet can cause rot damage to the roots. Typically watering once a week by leaving a hose at the base of the tree for a couple of hours is sufficient. Once the soil around the tree has dried, water the tree again. During times of extreme heat, your tree may need additional water. Yellowing of the leaves is a sign of overwatering while leaves that are dry and brown can be a sign of under watering.

Fertilization: After your tree has been in the ground for 6 weeks, apply 1 lb. of a balanced fertilizer formula such as 12-12-12. In addition, apply ¾ lb. of fertilizer in the Spring before the tree pushes out new growth. Repeat this in the Summer and Fall as well.

Pruning: Your Harvester Peach tree will need to be pruned the first two years in order to maintain an open center shape and encourage fruit production. Prune your tree in late winter or early spring using pruning shears and making your cuts at a 45-degree angle. Trim away any broken/dead branches and any that are criss-crossing by making your cut right below the dead wood. To achieve the open center shape, prune your tree so that the center section has only two or three main branches that will receive plenty of sunlight.

Pests: Check your tree regularly for insects and diseases. Caterpillars can form nests (egg sacs) on the tree which should be picked off immediately and spray your tree with a horticultural oil or an insecticide. Fungus can be treated by spraying a fungicide on the tree while it’s blooming.

Tips: Once your tree begins to fruit, thin your peaches out to allow each peach to have 8 inches in space to grow and mature properly. Thinning out your peaches will help to increase your overall production. Peaches on the top and outside of the tree will likely be ready to pick first. They will be fully ripe when there is no green left on the skin and they come off with a slight twist.

Planting & Care

Questions & Answers

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Why did you choose this? Store
love peaches
Zulma A on Sep 9, 2018
Good price and like having another peach variety that extends beyond June ripening period of Red Haven variety
Margaret C on Aug 16, 2018
love peaches
Zulma A on Sep 9, 2018
I love peaches and these are perfect - being organic!
Suzanne R on Aug 23, 2018
Good price and like having another peach variety that extends beyond June ripening period of Red Haven variety
Margaret C on Aug 16, 2018
Ours were delicious.
Hanan A on Jun 29, 2018
NoorSani on May 28, 2018
I was looking for a dwarf peach variety that was ready to bear fruit in the first couple of years.
Aaron E on May 22, 2018
size and it's self pollinating
Carrie A on Apr 29, 2018
I chose this item based on customer feedback.
Robert W on Apr 29, 2018
size and flavor
Vicki S on Apr 15, 2018
My 8 year old daughter loves peaches.. Good enough reason to buy it.
Shahid Y on Apr 14, 2018
Wanted a dwarf, heat tolerant, self pollinating peach to grow in a large container,,,bought the largest available, expecting results next year.
David C on Apr 8, 2018
Pat W on Mar 25, 2018
Seemed to be the best for my area and is also self pollinator with freestone pit.
Janice H R on Mar 19, 2018
Already have one Harvester from last year. Produced huge juicy peaches! Time for a second one.
Josh G on Mar 4, 2018
Sounds great for land o lakes FL .
John Y on Feb 25, 2018
I choose this product because your website is user friendly and informative. You gave me all the info I needed to make a good choice.
Ricky M on Feb 10, 2018
Consistently good producer
Teresa M on Jan 27, 2018
Self-pollinating, and doesn't get too big
Robert O on Dec 10, 2017
replacement trees
Vilma K on Nov 19, 2017
I'm looking for peaches where the stone is easily removed to can/preserve each year.
Tammy M on Oct 23, 2017
ARTHUR C on Oct 16, 2017
Will produce a variety of peach and will likely yield fruit for a good duration of the season.
John S on Sep 22, 2017
I had a peach tree before but it got too large for my yard. This one being small will fit perfectly in my small yard.
Don T on Aug 31, 2017
We are replacing a fallen peach tree and, after reviewing the varieties available, this one seemed like the best fit for our needs. Looking forward to a long and rewarding relationship. Thanks.
Charles D C on Jul 30, 2017
Superb looking peaches. My wife and I will greatly enjoy!
Christopher H on Jul 21, 2017
Could not find any peach trees in the beginning of June till i found Fast Growing i could not believe it when she said how many I was going to buy a different peach tree but for the price i decided on this one But i will only buy fruit trees from now on Fast growing cus they are self pollinators prices are good and the selection and availability why would you go anywhere else
Neil S on Jul 12, 2017
My family are in love with peaches.
Monica A on Jul 11, 2017
I love peaches and wanted to have my own growing in my yard.
The peaches look great and have a yummy appearance
Kenny L on Jul 8, 2017
self fertil
michelle f on Jun 29, 2017
Was looking for a dwarf peach tree.
Connie S on Jun 20, 2017
This is a gift for my wife.
Don M on Jun 15, 2017
we have already 2 peach trees, one which does not fruit yet as it has competition with roses and maple trees. the other gives fruits every second year. This one will be in a sunnier place.
oliver k on Jun 1, 2017
i needed a small fruit tree, this one was perfect.
Oleg R on May 23, 2017
The peaches we have here in the Rio Grande Valley are small. these peaches look big and juicy.
MANCHA I on May 22, 2017
carl d on May 16, 2017
self pollinating, large plant, good reviews
Penny K on Apr 30, 2017
I like
rodney l on Apr 26, 2017
Self Pollinator, and Size Restraints
Tammy J on Apr 24, 2017
Wanted fresh peaches. This tree started growing peaches 3 weeks after planting. Planted on Feb 10
Scott W on Apr 23, 2017
I love peaches and this looked like something I could grow in my yard.
Leonard R on Apr 19, 2017
A local fruit farm sells out of this peach fast because they are so good for making jams, jellies, and preserves. Instead of going there and taking a chance on being able to buy some, I decided to buy my own tree.
M Beth L on Apr 4, 2017
Our first fruit tree in our new home. Love peaches!
Maddy B on Apr 3, 2017
I sm in zone 8
Frances B on Mar 31, 2017
One of the few that should be able to grow in south Texas. Hot and humid. Hope they taste as good as they look.
maria a on Mar 23, 2017
Self-fertilizing, smaller size, partial to full sun, adaptable, little later harvesting time.
Linda B on Mar 19, 2017
Love peaches
Renee L on Mar 17, 2017
Liked the write up about it and I wanted to try growing a peach tree.
Blye W on Mar 12, 2017
I thought it would do great but for some reason it didn't do well.
Joseph A on Mar 3, 2017
See above note
Ronald W on Feb 25, 2017
Hardy and low maintenance.
Stacy m on Feb 24, 2017
I love peaches and these are perfect - being organic!
Suzanne R on Aug 23, 2018
Ours were delicious.
Hanan A on Jun 29, 2018
Is this Peach freestone?
A shopper on Aug 16, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the Harvester is free stone as are all of Fast Growing Trees peach trees.
Are these organically grown and without GMO?
Arslan M on May 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Yes we are a non-GMO company. To comply with USDA phytosanitary regulations, we are required to apply a mild chemical treatment to all fruit trees shipped over state lines. This treatment is required to prevent the spread of potentially devastating pathogens from one state to another and is mandatory for all growers. Once your trees arrive, you can use all natural and organic growing techniques to grow organic fruit.
when do the harvester dwarf peach trees bloom in nw ohio ?
jack k on Jun 2, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Normally they will bloom in the later part of April or Early part of May.
Is this tree pest and disease resistant?
Michelle J on Aug 9, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi Michelle
Yes, the Harvester Peach Tree along with most of our peach varieties are pest and disease resistant. Plus you have the added advantage of it being a self-pollinator. If you are limited on space this is absolutely the way to go to get juicy, sweet, mouth-watering peaches! If we can be of further assistance please contact our sales department at 1 888 504-2001.
Happy Gardening
Will this peach tree grow in a 20 gal fabric container and can I use potting mix instead of soil?
John B on Apr 18, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Hi, It should grow in that size container but I wouldn't use straight potting mix, I would add peat moss and some compost if you have that available. Don't expect a lot for the first 2 years though. Mine is just starting to do something on the 2nd year I've had it. Victoria
Do you need 2 peach trees for polination?
Michele on Aug 27, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Harvester Peach Trees are self-fertile. You will get fruit with only one plant. However, adding an additional Harvester Peach Tree will drastically increase the size of your crop.
It is August 1st. Is it too hot to plant this tree in zone 6?
Tiffany W on Aug 1, 2017
BEST ANSWER: No but because of the heat right now you would want to water your tree in the morning and that will help with water loss from evaporation and help the trees deal with the heat of the sun through the day. Make sure you give them a deep soaking down to the roots. We have planting directions which will also help with the planting. You can reach me at 888-504-2001
I have an area 4' deep by 15' wide, would that be enough space for this tree? The front of the area (15') has a cement patio, the other three sides are are fenced.
K H on Aug 19, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Hi k.h...15 feet wide and 4 feet would be sufficient. The peach tree should grow and be pruned like a champagne glass. Also make sure sunlight can pass thru it and keep inner part trimmed. I have mine next to a fence on 2 issues
Just moved to zone 9 in Pasco county, florida, When is it the best time to plant this peach tree?
Natalia R on Jul 22, 2018
BEST ANSWER: It was doing fine while I was living in Texas but I had to move back to Alabama. The best time to plant is in the fall.
Is there enough chill hours in san Antonio tx for this tree ?
Jose G on May 17, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes. I live further down south Texas and I get peaches on my other peach trees. When you see flowers water and fertilizer are your friend.
Can this be grown in port st lucie, FL which is zone 9a?
Linda on Oct 18, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The Harvester Peach Tree needs 750 chill hours. It will produce fruit if you have the recommended number of chill hours needed; otherwise it would not produce fruit in your zone.
How close can you plant this to a structure (patio)?
Tiffany W on Aug 1, 2017
BEST ANSWER: You can plant the Harvester Peach about 15 feet from the patio.
Can this tree be grown in southern Minnesota?
Candace E on Mar 7, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The growing zones are 6-9. Click the link to look up what growing zone you are in.
What do you recommend planting next to the Harvester? Red Haven? Elberta? Another Harvester?
Peter L on Aug 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: Hi, they are self pollinating, so I bought one. It was less than 4 feet when I planted it. Despite the quasi drought in Maryland this summer, it has more than doubled its height. It dropped all but one peach, which was absolutely delicious. I look forward to next year! If you want two trees, you can't go wrong with any of the above. If you want to enhance fruit, then just be certain to choose one that blooms around the same time. Good luck!
Son lives in Buffalo. Want to send him some peach trees. Can they survive there??
Teresa P on Sep 15, 2018

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