Prunus salicina - Plum Japanese Santa Rosa Weeping

Nice ornamental garden feature with edible fruit!

Vigorous & productive with a weeping habit. Large, sweet, soft, juicy, purple-red plums with amber flesh ripen early in season. Fruit keeps well & is excellent fresh or canned. Self pollinating, pollinates other Japanese plums. Full sun. Ht. 8-12'.

Genus: 

Prunus
Prunus salicina

Common Name: 

Plum Japanese Santa Rosa Weeping

Flower Color: 

White

Exposure: 

Full Sun

Features: 

Self Pollinating

Bloom Season: 

Early Spring

Plant Category: 

Deciduous Tree
Tree

Hardiness Zones: 

Zone 5

Plant Terms: 

Care Instructions and Growing Tips: 

For top-quality fruit and healthy trees, spray with Bonide Orchard Spray during the growing season per label directions. Dormant Oil and Lime Sulfur May be sprayed as a preventive control for several insects and diseases in late winter or early spring.

Height: 

As pruned, 12-15'

Water Requirements: 

Water deeply as needed, particularly in hot, dry weather

Soil Requirements: 

Fertile, Well Drained Soil

Growth Habit: 

Semi-Dwarf

Season of Interest: 

Spring
Summer
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