Royal is part of the Prunus genus and is a Apricot variety. Its scientific name is Prunus armeniaca 'Royal'. It grows mainly as a Perennial, which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). Normally reaching to a mature height of 14.62 feet (4.50 metres), Royal grows with a tree-like growth habit.
Typically, Royal Apricot is normally fairly low maintenance and can thus be quite easy to grow - only a basic level of care is required throughout the year to ensure it thrives. Being aware of the basic growing conditions this plant likes (soil, sun and water) will result in a strong and vibrant plant.
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