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apricot tree

Posted by ralph31558 z8GA (My Page) on
Wed, Apr 11, 12 at 19:50

what sighns can i look for on my tree to show me thst it might produce fruit this yesr. this will be the 3rd year , and the past 2 years it hasn't flowered or produced.


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RE: apricot tree

Fruit buds would be a handy sign. On an apricot there are fruit buds on spurs and on last years wood. Often there are three buds together. The outer two are fruit buds and the inner a leaf bud.

In zone 8 the fruit buds are long gone if there were any. Bloom should have been about 4-6 weeks ago. The tree will soon be producing buds for next years crop.


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RE: apricot tree

You are in about the same climate/zone/region as I am - and my apricot flowered like 1.5 months ago....

Has it already leafed out? If so - then you will have to wait till next year to maybe see...

Thanks


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