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Apricot 'Gold Kist'

Prunus armeniaca

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Gold Kist is a popular variety of Apricot, which belongs to the Prunus genus (Prunus armeniaca 'Gold Kist'). A Perennial grower, it grows best over a period of time (3 years and greater). Normally reaching to a mature height of 14.62 feet (4.50 metres), Gold Kist grows with a tree-like growth habit.

Gold Kist Apricot is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.

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How to grow Gold Kist

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Position in a full sun location and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Gold Kist is thought of as very hardy, so this plant will tend to survive through freezing conditions.

Growing Gold Kist from seed

Transplanting Gold Kist

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Gold Kist is a very hardy plant.

Harvesting Gold Kist