Zone adaptations relative to ripening times
Click the link below to explore how the stone fruit cultivars ripen in relativity to the different USDA zones.
Texas has growing zones that range from low chill in the southern zone to high chill in the northern zone. Each zone is characterized by the amount of chilling accumulated during the winter months. These zones are shown in the map below.
The tables below gives the variety recommendations for each of the chilling zones found in Texas.