Peach ‘Contender’


A self-fruitful freestone yellow peach that ripens in July. Good cold hardiness making it a good selection for northern climates.

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Prunus Persica ‘Contender’

Contender is a self-fruitful yellow freestone peach with yellow/red skin that ripens in July. The fruit is juicy, sweet and tangy.  Excellent for fresh eating, canning or baking.  It has good cold hardiness making is a good peach for northern climates.  It is grafted on Guardian root stock and will make a 7-10 foot tree at maturity.  It requires 1000 chill hours. Plant in full sun in well draind soil.  Hardy in zones 4-8.  Trees are 3 gallon size and are shipped bareroot.

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Weight 4.5 lbs