Asked on May 12, 2017

I am planting a peach tree next month, I live in the mountains,

GregCaryl SJanet Pizaro

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Ground in bad shape, what do I put in before I plant?
3 answers
  • Janet Pizaro
    on May 12, 2017

    You must amend the soil with composted manure,garden soil and lime.
    • Gregg
      on May 13, 2017

      No lime for a peach tree, unless soil is very acidic. Peach trees like a slightly acidic soil.
  • Caryl S
    on May 12, 2017

    You might want to test the soil first. Home improvement centers have soil testers. The tester will tell you what you need to add to adjust the Ph and what the basic nutrients are in the soil.
  • Greg
    on May 13, 2017

    Try a well-kept plant nursery get all the info from there while buying a similar tree. That is what they love doing. Best of luck with it. Nothing beats fresh fruit from your own tree.
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