Gold Kist Apricot Tree

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  • Large, orange freestone with rich flavor makes it ideal for canning, drying, baking, and preserves.
  • Low chill hours, are a good choice for milder climates.
  • Excellent backyard apricot for warm winter climates.
  • The high yields of fruit ripen early.
  • Fragrant white or pink flowers in the spring.
  • One of the earliest ripening fruits.
  • Blooms very early; generally difficult to grow, especially in late frost areas.
  • Needs well-drained, moderately fertile soil.
  • Thin fruit early in the season to maximize size and quality.
  • By pruning, you can keep your tree at any height.
  • Self-fruitful.
  • USDA Grow Zones 7-10, 300 chill hours.
  • Approximate harvest period (for Central CA): May/June.
  • Grafted onto Citation semi-dwarf rootstock.
  • This fruit tree is shipped in a 4x4x9 tree pot.


Protect your tree from sunburn, insects & rodents with PLANT GUARD tree paint & foliar spray.


Protect your roots from rodents with ROOT GUARD the original gopher wire basket. 


Feed your fruit tree with Romeo Plant Food. This water-soluble fertilizer is great for in-ground or in-container growing. 



  • We can ship our "Other Edibles" (non-citrus plants) and growing accessories to most states, including Texas, Arizona or Florida. 
  • Sorry, we do not ship any items to the US Virgin Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico or to API/APO addresses, or to other countries at this time.
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  • The trees are approximately 2 years old.
  • The trees measure 18"-36" tall.