Grow 20 to 30 feet tall
Plant 20 to 25 feet apart
Grow 12 to 15 feet tall
Plant 12 to 15 feet apart
To determine if the fruit is ready for picking, cup fruit in your hand and give it a gentle twist; if it pulls away easily leaving the stalk behind it is ripe. A ripe apricot will be slightly soft and sweet tasting. Let apricots ripen on the tree as long as possible.
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