Cavalier Nectarine Tree - Prunus persica


The Cavalier Nectarine Tree
Mature Height
Semi-Dwarf: 20 - 25 Feet
Soil Type
Widely Adaptable
Sun Exposure
Full Sun
firm, freestone
Support Required
Bloom Period
Will Produce
3 - 5 years
Pollinator Required
Harvest Period
Root Stock
Semi-Dwarf: St. Julian

About the Cavalier Nectarine Tree :
The Cavalier Nectarine is Medium size, firm, aromatic, with yellow freestone.

The Cavalier Nectarine has orange-yellow skin blushed with mottled dark red.

The Cavalier Nectarine has flesh that is resistant to brown rot.

The Cavalier Nectarine comes from Virginia. It ripens mid to late July in Central California, one week before Alberta peach.

The Cavalier nectarines soften rapidly and are best if picked while in a firm condition.

It requires approximately 700-800 chilling hours.

Cavalier is self-fruitful so does not require cross pollination and needs to be planted in a good site with well-drained and fertile soil.

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