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Cresthaven Peach

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Description

Firm flesh and almost fuzzless. A beautiful golden-yellow, all-purpose peach great for fresh eating, cooking, canning, freezing. Tree is hardy and blooms late to avoid spring frost. Developed in South Haven, Michigan, released in 1963. Freestone. Ripens in August. Self-pollinating.

Characteristics

Bloom Color Pink
Chill Hours 800
Fruit Color Yellow
Fruit Size Medium - Large
Pollination Self-Pollinating
Ripens/Harvest August
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained - Average Moistness
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Flavorful
Texture Firm
Years to Bear 2 - 4
Zone Range 5 - 8

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 5 - 8
My Hardiness Zone ?
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 compatability range of this variety before ordering.

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.

Pollination

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 peach trees in The Growing Guide. An entire section of our website dedicated to your growing success.

Shipping Information

Estimated Delivery Date

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Our Promise of Satisfaction

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Why did you choose this?
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Bob U on Aug 24, 2020
I had a cresthaven peach for ten years. They are the best peaches ever. I moved and unfortunately taking the tree with me was not an option. So I will start over.
Scott F on Aug 7, 2020
Wanted to
Bob U on Aug 24, 2020
like this flavor of peach. My other tree died
Deborah on Aug 11, 2020
I had a cresthaven peach for ten years. They are the best peaches ever. I moved and unfortunately taking the tree with me was not an option. So I will start over.
Scott F on Aug 7, 2020
Our family loves peaches.
Mark P on Aug 1, 2020
I???m hoping to be able to can, eat fresh, and make some good peach cobbler and other peachy deliciousness from these peaches. My family prefers yellow peaches, so they can have this one & I???ll have the Carolina Belle all to myself ????. This is my dream come true, y???all! Growing and harvesting my own fruit.
Nasiruddin on Jul 22, 2020
only one available!
John A on May 2, 2020
I know little about peach trees. I picked it due to zone, reviews, and non cling seed.
Deborah M on Apr 30, 2020
I wanted to try a new variety thats similar to redhaven
Tim B on Apr 22, 2020
availability
THOMAS S on Apr 14, 2020
The description sounds like this is a yummy peach that will grow in our zone.
Theresa N on Mar 14, 2020
New variety for me, but the ripening time fits a gap between my other trees. Chilling hours should be adequate for my area.
G D on Mar 4, 2020
I have grown this verity before and liked them
Gaylen E on Jan 13, 2020
Good reviews, blooms in August
Joel M on Jan 6, 2020
Later than red haven but similar in flavor
Heather C on Apr 20, 2019
Ripens later and is dwarf
Willeene G on Apr 20, 2019
Price is right, looks good and dwarf variety.
John G on Apr 11, 2019
I was looking for a dwarf, self-polinating tree
Anna C on Mar 31, 2019
I planted one of these trees last year and this year had a few peaches on it. The peaches that we got were perfect in size, shape, color and taste. I was pleasantly surprised that the fruit was unblemished and looked as if I bought it from a professional grower. I only buy Stark Bro's trees and have always been rewarded with great trees.
Andrew S on Nov 2, 2016
like this flavor of peach. My other tree died
Deborah on Aug 11, 2020
Our family loves peaches.
Mark P on Aug 1, 2020
Are the trees i order clippings or are they over a year old?
julie d on Jul 16, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate you reaching out to us. The trees we ship are 2 years of age.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to reach back out to us. Have a great day!
How long before this size tree produces fruit?
Diawnda P on Jun 27, 2020
BEST ANSWER: We appreciate you reaching out to us. You can find the years-to-bear information in the Characteristics section, near the top of the page, underneath the description. This tree takes 2-4 years to bear.

If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to reach back out to us. Have a great day!
how do I go about getting a replacement for dead fruit trees?
ray e on Apr 28, 2020
BEST ANSWER: Thank you for your inquiry. I'm sorry to hear about your tree. Please call Customer Support at 800.325.4180 and we'll be happy to assist you with a one-time replacement or refund if purchased within the last year.
What causes a peach fruit to split before getting ripe?
Randall H on Jul 19, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Fruit split is almost always caused by too much water/rain. The best you can do is hope for things to dry out.
What varieties of peaches are leaf curl resistant?
Barb T on Jul 24, 2020

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Cresthaven peach tree
The first year my crest haven tree did not produce any peaches. The second year it produced about fourtyfive peaches. These peaches were sweet and juicy. I would recommend this peach tree to anyone.
November 4, 2017