Liz's Late Nectarines are often the highest scoring yellow nectarine in taste tests at Dave Wilson Nursery. The Liz's Late Nectarine tree produces a sprightly sweet, intense spicy flavor. As the name implies, The Liz's Late Nectarine tree ripens in late August into late September depending on climate location. Please refer below for information on the Liz's Late nectarine fruit tree for sale.
Considerations for Liz's Late Nectarine
USDA Zones: 6, 7, 8, 9
Uses: Fresh Eating, Desserts / Pies, Canning / Preserves
Harvest Period: Late
Pollination Requirement: Self-Fertile
Origin Date: 1945 and beyond
Storage: A few weeks
Years to Bear: 1-3 years
Recommended Spacing: 12-16 ft.
Mature Size: 12-16 ft.
Pruning: Summer prune to maintain 8 ft.
Water Requirements: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Size of tree
Our trees range in height from 4-8 ft. in our field and trimmed to 4 to 5 ft. when shipped. Our young two year trees are most often feathered (side limbs). The trees diameter (caliper) is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch; *As noted by University of California Scientists and other qualified professionals the most successful trees often have caliper from 1/2" to 5/8" and usually establish faster than smaller and larger planting stock. .
Basic idea for Pruning: Most fruit trees should be pruned in frost-free periods mid to late winter. (apricots best after bud break) Remove most vertical branches and shorten side branches. Fruiting wood is best on horizontal to 45 degree limbs. Learn more...
Shipping Note: Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.