Pioneer Chinese Apricot | Prunus armeniaca ‘Pioneer’
A late blooming apricot, ideal for higher elevations and climates prone to late spring frosts.
Golden-yellow fruits have a reddish blush, and are sweet, firm and juicy.
Trees bear young and heavily. Called a “sweet pit apricot” as its pit is edible and tastes of almond.
Self-fruitful, however yields improve with cross-pollination.
Exposure: Full Sun
Fall Foliage: Yellow