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Superior Plum Tree

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Often Bears the First Year!

Fast-growing clingstone bears red-blushed crimson fruits bursting with super-sweet yellow flesh. Ripens mid to late Aug. Hardy Japanese-American hybrid. We suggest Alderman or wild plums as a pollinator.

Zones: 4 - 8 (-20° F.).
Height: 12 - 15 feet for Standard, 10 - 12 feet for Semi-dwarf.
Shade Requirement: Full sun.

Superior Plum Tree - Standard 2-4 ft.
  • 08443
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $29.99
Superior Plum Tree - Semi-Dwarf 2-4 ft.
  • 66482
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $36.99
Superior Plum Tree - Standard Deluxe
  • 66481
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $36.99
Superior Plum Tree - Semi-Dwarf Deluxe
  • 66483
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $43.99

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Superior Plum Tree Product Details

Botanical Name: Prunus

Height: 12 - 15 feet for Standard, 10 - 12 feet for Semi-dwarf.

Spacing: 20 feet for Standard, 15 feet for Semi-dwarf.

Depth: Plant trees with graft union 2 inches above the soil line.

Spread: 15 feet for Standard, 12 feet for Semi-dwarf.

Sun/Shade: Full sun.

Pollinator: Kaga or wild plums.

Form: Deciduous.

Flower Form: Yes.

Soil Requirements: Plum trees adapt to most soil types as long as they are well-drained. They will not grow in wet soil. They do best in a slightly acidic, (pH 6.3-6.8) clay loam soil.

Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.

Pruning: Prune European plum trees as you would apple trees. Prune hybrid plum trees like peach trees. Prune Japanese plums just like you would prune hybrid plums. The best time to prune plums is early Spring or early Summer during a dry day. Never prune in Winter (to avoid silver leaf disease).

Comments: Quick growing clingstone! Often bears fruit the first year. Rosy red-blushed crimson fruits are bursting with super-sweet yellow flesh. Rich full bodied flavor, delicious for fresh eating. One of the first to ripen. Ripens mid to late August. RESTRICTED STATES, AE, AK, CA, CO, GU, HI, ID, OR, PR, WA.

Unable to ship to: AE AK CA CO GU HI ID OR PR WA


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2011-07-01
Superior Plum
Reviewed By: Barb L (Lancaster, Wi.)
Love the taste of this red plum. Big and so juicy. Makes great wine.


Superior Plum Tree - Standard 2-4 ft.
  • 08443
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $29.99
Superior Plum Tree - Semi-Dwarf 2-4 ft.
  • 66482
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $36.99
Superior Plum Tree - Standard Deluxe
  • 66481
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $36.99
Superior Plum Tree - Semi-Dwarf Deluxe
  • 66483
  • Quantity
  • Price

  • For each offer ordered, get 1 tree.
  • $43.99


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