Contact Us800.325.4180Live Chat Free Shipping on all orders $70 or more! Quick Order
New!

This item is out of stock.

Supplies are limited so make sure you don't miss out next time by having us automatically notify you when it becomes available again.

Description

New Product!

Developed by the “Wizard of Horticulture”, Luther Burbank. This winning Japanese-type plum almost has the color of a nectarine, with red blushing over a yellow background, with golden-orange flesh that is sweet and quite juicy. Dramatic spring blooms are pristine white against dark green foliage. A hardy tree that is easy to grow and produces a large crop for fresh eating, fruit tarts, jams and jellies. The only thing birds like more than plums are mulberries, so plant one of those nearby. Introduced in 1897 by the American Pomological Society, and named in honor of Burbank for his exemplary work with plum crosses. Ripens in mid-July. Best pollinator: Santa Rosa.

Characteristics

Bloom Color White
Fruit Color Red
Fruit Size Medium - Large
Pollination Pollinator Needed
Ripens/Harvest Mid July-early August
Shade/Sun Full Sun
Soil Composition Loamy
Soil Moisture Well Drained
Soil pH Level 6.0 - 7.0
Taste Sweet
Texture Firm
Years to Bear 3 - 6
Zone Range 5 - 9

Zone Compatibility

This Variety's Zone Range 5 - 9
My Hardiness Zone ?
The USDA hardiness zones offer a guide to varieties that will grow well in certain climates. Each zone corresponds to the minimum winter temperatures experienced in a given area. Make sure that your hardiness zone lies within the zone compatability range of this variety before ordering.

Recommended Pollinators

This variety requires another one for adequate pollination.

Cross-pollination by a different variety is key to its growing and bearing success. Our experts recommend planting one of the following within 50' for optimum pollination.

Tools & Supplies

Having the proper tools and supplies when growing your own can make the difference between a good harvest and a great harvest! Here's a list that our experts recommend for this variety.

Tags

We've 'tagged' this item with specific keywords that help you find other products that share features or characteristics with this one. Select a tag below to view all the items that have that particular trait.

Questions & Answers

Start typing your question and we'll check if it was already asked and answered. Learn More
Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
Plums by Burbank are like Pokemon to me -- I've got to have as many as I can find. Came here for elephant heart, left with this as well
Diana H on Mar 4, 2018
Plums by Burbank are like Pokemon to me -- I've got to have as many as I can find. Came here for elephant heart, left with this as well
Diana H on Mar 4, 2018

Customer Reviews

There are no reviews for this item. Write Review