About the Amoore Sweet Nectarine Tree

A new and improved nectarine for gardeners to enjoy! ‘Amoore Sweet’ is the first nectarine released from the program at the University of Arkansas with low acid flavor and non-melting flesh. This new nectarine cultivar is a cross from ‘Ark’ and can be distinguished by its quality, low-acid fruits that ripen early mid-season.

Characteristics of Amoore Sweet Nectarines

The Amoore Sweet nectarine tree produces medium-sized fruits with firm, yellow flesh of premium eating quality. These nectarines have low-acid with a distinct, sweet nectarine flavor. The fruits have very little browning and mealiness, with desirable yellow flesh color and excellent condition throughout storage.

How to grow an Amoore Sweet Nectarine Tree

Plant in full sun in well-draining soil. This nectarine tree is self-fertile and does not require a pollinator. Amoore Sweet is a high-quality cultivar with good resistance to bacterial spot, making this a great choice for areas where brown spot is a concern.

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Bloom Color Red
Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Medium - Large
Pollination Self-Pollinating
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Subacid, Sweet
Texture Firm And Juicy
Years to Bear 2 - 4
Zone Range 5 - 8

Size & Spacing

Mature Size

When your tree matures, it will be approximately 12 - 15' tall x 12 - 15' wide.

Recommended Spacing

We recommend spacing these trees 12 - 15' apart to ensure room for growth.

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 5 - 8
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The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatibility range of this variety before ordering.


This variety is self pollinating.

In many cases, you may still want to plant pollinating partners to increase the size of your crops, but with self-pollinating varieties doing so is optional. You'll get fruit with only one plant!

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Planting & Care

Learn all about how to grow nectarine trees in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

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