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Apricot 'Scout'

More About 'Scout'

  • Prunus mandshurica 'Scout'
  • Fruit is showy, yellow and excellent for jams and jellies
  • Very juicy, freestone
  • Bloom Time: Spring
  • Ripens: July

Interesting Notes:

A Canadian introducton of 1937.

Zone:

4

Height:

4-5 m

Spread:

3-4 m
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Scout Apricot Growing and Maintenance Tips

Apricot grow best in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in full sun. Although most apricots are self-pollinating, production is better if two or more cultivars can cross-pollinate.


'Scout' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Tree form

Foliage Color

Green