Transvalia is a cling peach recommended for summer rainfall areas. It has a red skin set against a yellow background. For best results ask a local nursery for advice on choosing the best variety and rootstock for your garden.
Trees flower in end Winter. Fruit will begin to ripen towards early summer.
Graft on the cultivars onto the seedlings / rootstocks.
Sow seed in Spring after a cold stratification.
The blossoms appear before the leaves making a beautiful show of pink flowers.
Loam, Sand, Clay
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Acid, Alkaline
The fruit is edible fresh, dried, cooked or preserved.
Leaf curl can limit the amount of food produced through photosinthesis for the tree leading to stress. Fruit can suffer from fruit fly, bol wurm and false codling moth attacks.