Peach Trees
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I Am Looking Forward To Planting Some Fruit Trees. I Have Already Purchased Two Peach Trees But I Am Wondering If I Need To Amend

Zone 77514 | Danetteferranti added on February 17, 2020 | Answered

my soil before I get started. What type of soil will peach trees do well in? And do you have a drop off site where my soil can be analyzed? Thank you. Danette Ferranti

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BushDoctor
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Answered on February 18, 2020

You will need to test your soil, first, to see if you need to amend it.

These articles will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/testing-soil.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/soil-ph-plants.htm

After, you can amend with what you are lacking in. This article will help: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/special/organic/the-importance-of-soil-for-an-organic-garden.htm

Your local extension service will be who tests your soil. This page will help you to find the nearest one to you: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/extension-search

This article will help you to care for peaches: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/peach/peach-tree-care.htm

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