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Plum 'Methley' Semi-Dwarf

Prunus 'Methley'

Interesting Flower Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
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Growing Conditions:
Full sun. Tolerates various soils.

Uses:
Edible fruit. Small tree that produces abundant purplish-red plums with red flesh. Heavy bearer.

Height:
20' at maturity

Width:
20' at maturity

Shape:
Rounded

Flowers:
Clusters of white, five-petalled flowers cover the tree.

Leaves:
Green, medium-sized, oval with pointed tip.

Bark:
Shiny gray-brown when young, becoming rough and platy with age.

The Methley plum has an excellent quality and a handsome appearance. A small, upright, spreading tree; very attractive in appearance and vigorous.