Independence Nectarine Tree - Cold hardy, incredibly flavorful, timeless. (2 years old and 3-4 feet tall)
Absolutely bursting with juicy nectar-sweet flavor, it’s no wonder that Independence is considered the most widely planted nectarine in North America. Top-ranked flavor is the primary reason this nectarine is so beloved, but another equally important quality is the incredible cold-hardiness of Independence! This is one of very few nectarines that has the ability to grow in climates ranging from California to New York! Independence produces fruit at a young age and typically blooms late in spring to avoid frosts. The exceptionally sweet nectarines ripen by mid-summer after attaining their beautiful bright, candy-red coloring. Independence has the perfect combination of cold-hardiness and delicious flavor, consistently ranking it among the best nectarine trees of all time!
What’s great about the Independence Nectarine?
Independence is one of the most cold hardy nectarine trees! This unique variety thrives from California to Minnesota.
Independence nectarines are famous for being cold hardy, but what makes this fruit some of the best is their exceptionally sweet flavor!
The bright, candy-red coloring of these nectarines signals ripeness of the fruit, telling you exactly when they are ready to eat.
Independence nectarines are self-fertile!
This tree is also an excellent pollinator of other nectarines and peaches.