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Plum 'Italian' Semi-Dwarf

Prunus domestica

Interesting Flower Provides edible fruit

Characteristics:
*Important* Fruit trees, in general, have unique maintenance needs in terms of pruning, harvesting, and pest and disease management. Visit portlandfruit.org or homeorchardsociety.org for more fruit tree care info.

Growing Conditions:
Prefers partial to full sun. Large, vigorous, fast growing tree. Self-pollinating

Uses:
Large, oval, free-stone purple fruit. These plums ripen in mid-September. Edible fruit. Highest quality. Excellent fresh, canned, or dried.

Height:
25' at maturity

Width:
at maturity

Shape:
Round

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

Leaves:
Medium green leaves that turn yellow in fall.

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

Parent is native of Japan.