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  • Reliance Peach Tree for Sale

    Reliance Peach Tree for Sale

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Reliance Peach Tree

Prunus persica "Reliance"


1. Size

  • Ships week of Mar 18
  • Shipped to you in our Drop 'N Grow™

    The benefits of the Drop ‘N Grow™ bag…

    By growing these trees in burlap bags, the roots grow into the cloth, rather than circling around a pot. This forces these trees to put out thousands of fine hair roots. These roots bring moisture and nutrients into the plants. This means you get a tree that will become established quicker and provide you with superior and faster growth.

    These will be the easiest trees you have ever planted! Simply dig your hole, place the Drop 'N Grow™ bag in the center (burlap included) then use excess dirt to fill the hole. That's it!

    Drop and Grow Bare Root


2. Quantity

3. Extras

-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
Reliance Peach Tree Planting Mix

Helps your Reliance 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.

Course 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
Add A Decorative Pot

Growing Zones: 4-8
(hardy down to -20℉)

Growing Zones 4-8
You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

8-10 ft.

Mature Width:

8-10 ft.




12-15 ft.

Growth Rate:


Drought Tolerance:


Harvest Time:


Fruit Color:


Peach Stone Type


Year to Bear:

2-4 years

Chill Hours (minimum):


You are in an area with ~1800 chill hours

Botanical Name:

Prunus persica "Reliance"

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A Reliable Peach Harvest, Even in the Coldest Regions!

Grow a healthy harvest of peaches all the way up to zone 4! That's right, peaches aren't just for Southerners. You can grow your own harvest of Reliance Peaches in the coldest parts of the United States.

Reliance Peaches are the cold-hardiest variety of peach. Some cold-hardy varieties are sensitive to fluctuating seasons, but the Reliance Peach remains hardy even in early and late freezes. You can feel confident knowing that an early or particularly cold winter for your region won't harm your sturdy peach tree.

After all, it's called Reliance Peach for a reason. There are a few varieties of cold-hardy peaches, but none compares to the tolerance and durability of the Reliance Peach. You'll get a reliable harvest of 15-30 lbs. each year!

The peaches are absolutely delicious. Some peaches are overly tart or don't strike the balance between sweet and acidic, but Reliance Peaches are sweet and mild without being overpowering. And these medium size peaches have the firm texture expected of a perfect peach. They’re freestone too, which means you can easily remove the stone inside without effort.

A dwarf tree, you'll love the way it fits into your landscape. Growing to only 10. ft, the Reliance Peach looks great in every yard. Large, dark green foliage hangs from the spreading branches, and in the summer they offer a perfect contrast against the yellow and red peaches that you can harvest in August.

Stunning displays of spring flowers promise a bountiful summer harvest. In the spring, you'll find the branches covered in bright pink blooms that have a deep pink center. The fragrant flowers, as the harbinger of spring, will also become the harbinger of a healthy harvest of peaches. You'll know when you see the radiant flowers, you'll be seeing sweet peaches in the next few months.

A late harvest means you can extend summer a little longer. Welcome in autumn with sweet, summery peaches that you picked in August. Fill your winter home with the warm smell of peach cobblers and pies. Or, can your peaches and enjoy the refreshing taste in spring!

Are you a novice fruit grower? The Reliance Peach is a great starter tree. Because the harvest is so reliable, it's easy to learn as it grows. The more skilled you are at pruning and pest control, the bigger your harvest will be. But the reliability of this tree gives some room to learn if you're not confident in those areas yet. 

Is the Reliance Peach for you? Reliance Peach trees are perfect for you if you have wanted to grow a fruit tree, but have been intimated by the effort. They're also excellent for you if you live in a cold area or high elevation where summer fruit has difficulty growing. Reliance Peaches do need 1000 chill hours (below 45) to produce fruit, so this tree isn’t for you if you have unreliable winters.

Feel the pride and joy of growing your very own peaches! It doesn't matter if you're on the east or west coast, or somewhere in between, you can grow a Reliance Peach tree and enjoy your own harvest of sweet, juicy peaches within the next few years. Producing fruit in as little as 2 years, don't delay the experience! Order yours today!

Reliance Peach Tree Pollination

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

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Planting & Care

It's Easy to Plant & Care for 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.

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.

Planting & Care

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.

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Cold Tolerant and self fertilizing. Also new to growing fruit trees and says its easy to grow and little pruning needed.
A.J. Z on Feb 16, 2018
Cold Tolerant and self fertilizing. Also new to growing fruit trees and says its easy to grow and little pruning needed.
A.J. Z on Feb 16, 2018

Shipping Details

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Estimated Shipping Time: Most orders ship immediately, however some orders may ship in 1-2 business days (we do not ship on the weekends) from date of purchase. As noted on the website, some items are seasonal, and may only ship in spring or fall. Once your order is shipped, you'll receive an email with a tracking number.

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We will resume normal shipping in the Spring. Please see the table below for your approximate ship date.

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Week of Apr 30th

Zones 5

Week of Apr 16th

Zones 6

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