How do plant a peach tree

Posted by Tammy Sons on 2nd Feb 2016

Wednesday, August 10

How do you plant a peach tree? Planting anything like a peach tree takes time, patience, planning, and the drive to succeed. When deciding how o plant a peach tree you must first determine where you want your peach tree. The selected area should have full sun as a starter. You should also check the ph levels of the soil where the tree will be at. Next you should look up peach trees. You should only look up peach trees that are in your budget, that grow in that selected amount of space, and that you like. For people with really small yards there are dwarfed versions of most peach tree types. Once you have picked your peach tree you should double check it before you buy it.

Once you have bought the peach tree you should dig a hole at the desired location. The hole should be dug twice the size of the peach tree root ball. The fertilizer should then be added to the hole, after that plant and fill in the peach tree. Be sure to get the peach plant watered very well afterwards. If you plant a peach tree seed however it is not the same and will take 2 to 3 years longer to reach a fruit bearing level. But at around 10 years of age you will be able to enjoy the fruits of your labor, literally