Grow Your Own Fresh Fruit Trees! Imagine fresh nectarine pie from your own nectarine tree!
‘Red Gold’ is one of the most popular home-grown nectarines. It is a vigorous and productive nectarine cultivar with high quality fruit. The large freestone fruit has yellow flesh with a glossy red and gold skin. It also has great shelf life. ‘Red Gold’ is sweet and tangy making it a delicious snack or delectable in pies and jams. Beyond its incredible flavor, this self-pollinating nectarine adds seasonal interest to the landscape with stunning pink blooms in the spring, glossy fruit late summer, and golden yellow foliage in the fall.
As a semi dwarf cultivar, ‘Red Gold’ is a compact tree that does well with limited space. It is heat resistant and drought tolerant. It is also cold hardy to -20°F. ‘Red Gold’ is a great choice for those seeking a low maintenance fruit tree.