Peach - Peregrine

Peregrine Peach

Prunus persica
One of the most popular white peaches grown in the UK.

Origin: Hertfordshire UK 1906

Pollination:  Peregrine is self-fertile and a pollinator is not necessary for producing a crop.

A guide to choosing Peach Trees

Peregrine Peach Trees for sale - order online

Please select the rootstock, age and tree form available items in the table below. The choice of rootstock is important as it determines the size to which the tree will grow when mature. Trees are available either as maidens which are untrained one year old trees or two year old trees already trained in a particular form. Reduced price trees when available are smaller one year old trees or two year old trees which have less well developed heads than our regular trees but are otherwise perfectly good healthy trees offered at a lower price. Trees are supplied bare root during the planting season from late November to early March. Further information is available below.

Rootstock / Vigour / Age / Form
St Julien A - Semi-vigorous   2 years Half Standard *Reduced Price*
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Krymsk 86 - Semi-vigorous   2 years Fan Trained
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History and description of Peregrine

Peregrine has been one of the most popular peaches grown in the UK since it was raised in 1906. The medium sized fruit has white skin which develops a bright red flush as it ripens. The flesh is white, soft and juicy with a rich flavour. It is a heavy reliable cropper. Like most peaches Peregrine is susceptible to peach leaf curl.

Main characteristics of Peregrine

Use Dessert
Colour White Fleshed
Fruit size  Medium
Season of use  Late Aug

Tree vigour  Moderate

Self fertility  Self Fertile