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Prunus persica 'Alba Plena' /Double White Flowering Peach

Prunus persica 'Alba Plena'  / Prunus persica 'Alba Plena'
Double white flowers
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Double white flowers

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Specimen tree in early spring flower

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Scientific Name: Prunus persica 'Alba Plena'
Common Name: Double White Flowering Peach
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: This spring flowering tree makes a strong presence in the garden when it is in full bloom. In the Lower South flowering peach trees are relatively short lived. They normally do not receive enough cold temperatures to satisfy their dormancy requirements. Provide full sunlight and a well drained soil for all members of this genus. The double white flowers are the primary features of this tree. Insect and diseases can pose problems for the flowering peaches.