Damson plum grow and care – tree of the genus Prunus also known as Prunus domestica ‘Damson’, Damson plum perennial deciduous plant, grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-10a.
Flower color white with 5 petals the stamens are yellow.
Damson plum fruits
Fruit elliptic to round the peel color is purple sometimes with yellow and green, the inner fruit mostly yellow but can be green or purple
Damson plum for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Damson plum growing and care:
Chilling hours, if the tree attack in the beginning of the winter need to collect all the leaves and the fruit from the ground, cut all the infected branches
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed Is it necessary to graft in Damson plum? Yes Difficulties or problems when growing: Very sensitive to pests and disease Winter, spring, summer Planting season: Aphids, Borer, mite Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Winter How to prune: Weak, dead and thin branches Size of the plant? 3-6 m, 10-20 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower White flowers five petals Thinning the bloom: Firsts years recommend thinning Pollination is done by: Bees Edible Fruits Fruit harvest season: Summer / Autumn Fruits pests or diseases: Birds, fruit fly What can be done with big quantities of Damson plum fruits? Eaten raw, jams, juice, alcohol, cakes Work requirements on the fruit: Cover the trees with net or protect the fruit with traps 3-4 years How long does it take to bear fruit? Scientific name:
Prunus domestica subsp. insititia
Blooming Seasons Edible Parts Culinary uses Alcoholic beverages Dried fruit Eaten raw Fruit Ice pop & Ice cream plants Jams Juice Flower colors Climate Mediterranean Climate Subtropics Climate Temperate Climate Harvest Season Autumn Harvest Summer Harvest Plant growing speed Plant life-form Deciduous Perennial plant Tree Plant Uses Edible plants Ornamental plants Planting Season Spring Planting Summer planting Winter planting Plants sun exposure Watering plants Big amount of water Regularly water Hardiness zone Hardiness zone 10 Hardiness zone 3 Hardiness zone 4 Hardiness zone 5 Hardiness zone 6 Hardiness zone 7 Hardiness zone 8 Hardiness zone 9