The Tropic Prince Peach Tree is the answer for those seeking a warm weather Peach Tree that grows fruit a bit bigger than some of the other low Chill Hour Peaches. Tropic Prince Peach Trees also have the added bonus of being an early ripening fruit, so the trees bloom at the first signs of spring and the peaches will ripen in about 90 days. That means that you will be eating these juicy, freestone peaches in May. Tropic Prince Peach Trees are rated for growing within USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 8 to 9, or in containers in Zones 4 to 9.
Tropic Prince Peach Trees only require 150 Chill Hours in order to grow their tasty peaches. Tropic Prince Peaches are round, firm, and ripen to have orange skins with deep red blush. The flesh is juicy, yellow, sweet, and melting. Expect Tropic Prince Peach Trees to get 18 to 20 feet tall and 13 to 15 feet wide. Tropic Prince Peach Trees make an excellent fruit tree for the tropical landscape where low chill hours and warm winters are the norm. Plant a few and harvest your own sweet, nutritious peaches right from your own trees.