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Q.Peach trees

Zone New Braunfels Texas 78130 | ceciliadalke added on January 13, 2018 | Answered

Do peach trees lose their leaves in the winter? How cold does need to be if they do?

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Answered on January 14, 2018

Yes, they do lose their leaves. Usually this starts to happen under 40 degrees F or so. They, actually need a chilling period in order to fruit properly. Some varieties need more hours than others. This temperature is usually under 40 degrees F, and over 32 degrees F.

This article will give you more information about growing peaches: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/fruits/peach/peach-tree-care.htm

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