All Things Peachy

  • Last week I discussed pruning your peach tree. Many people enjoy having their own backyard fruit tree. Not a fruit grower, but want to be?  When is the time to plant a tree? The time is NOW and I will tell you how! Here's my how-to on planting a fruit tree: 1. Decide on the peach variety that... View Post
  •  You've got a mature backyard peach tree. Does your peach tree look like the pictured one below? Proper pruning is one of the keys to a long peach tree life and large, juicy peaches. Now is a good time to prune! Mature peach trees take about 20 to 30 minutes to prune properly.   Before I jump i... View Post
  • Many people can't stand this chilly Texas weather, but peach trees are loving it! This sounds crazy, because the fruit comes off in warm summertime temperatures, so let me explain.  Like many trees that lose leaves in the fall, peaches go into a period of dormancy in the winter. Peach trees need... View Post