Prunus spp: 15-20’ high x 15-20’ wide / full sun / zone 5
Plums are delicious when picked ripe from the tree. They’re wonderful low-maintenance fruits that have a wide variety of flavours. Ours are on Myrobalan full-sized rootstock.
Damson – Ancient European variety, fantastic for cooking and preserving; self-fertile.
Early Golden – A popular Japanese variety with yellow flesh with a red blush. Low susceptibility to black knot. Plant with another Japanese variety for pollination
President – European variety bearing large, sweet, freestone fruit, good for fresh eating. Requires another European variety for pollination.
Shiro – An early Japanese variety that bears yellow fruit with yellow, clingstone flesh. Low susceptibility to black knot. Requires another Japanese variety for pollination.
Toka – a self-fertile American/Japanese hybrid with dark red-blue skin and yellow freestone flesh; good for fresh eating or preserving