scout apricot fails to set fruit

Asked June 11, 2020, 1:15 PM EDT

scout apricot mature 20 ft tall; flowers prolific; ovaries flatten up; but no fruit set. young moongold 30 ft away flower but not so prolific and maybe 10 days later; also np fruit set. same issue every year

Hennepin County Minnesota

1 Response

It may. be a problem with the weather either for the apricot or for the pollinators. Pollinators aren’t active in the rain or if it is too cold. Please see the fact sheet for more details.
https://homeguides.sfgate.com/crosspollination-apricot-tree-60225.html