i am gong to have a BACKYARD ORCHARD, I worry you cant plant a NECTARINE TREE...

Asked April 10, 2019, 3:16 PM EDT

i am gong to have a BACKYARD ORCHARD, I worry you cant plant a NECTARINE TREE near a PEACH TREE,

and what about APRICOT TREES , can you plant them near a PEACH TREE,

I have stupid questions like this, I DONT KNOW, i GOT A NECTRINE TREE and started worrying that you cant plant it near the PEACH TREE,

Prowers County Colorado

1 Response

Many stone fruits are not self fruitful and require pollinator species. Planting apricots, peaches and nectarines in close proximity improves fruit set. https://extension.colostate.edu/topic-areas/yard-garden/pollination-of-tree-fruits-7-002/