What Apricot Tree Grows Best in My Area?

Apricot trees (Prunus armeniaca), hardy in USDA zones 5 through 7, are frost sensitive. Consult your local county agricultural extension office for information regarding which apricot cultivar is well adapted for your area and particular growing conditions.

Keywords: apricot trees, apricot culture, apricot growing zones

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Marie Roberts is a freelance writer based in north central Florida. She has a B.S. in horticultural sciences from the University of Florida. Roberts began writing in 2002 and is published in the "Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society."