Shipped with roots wrapped in wet media and plastic in the box during dormancy.
Shipped in container with soil during active vegetation (summer months - May through September).
Candy Heart Pluerry, having Japanese plum and sweet cherry in its parentage, is a taste-test proven treat for fruit lovers. Its skin is dark speckled red, the amber/red flesh slightly subacid and very sweet, with a wonderfully unique flavor. This variety has an extended hang time, reaching peak ripeness around mid August in Central California.
Latin Name: Prunus salicina x Prunus cerasifera
Site and Soil: 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Rootstock Description: A semi-dwarf rootstock Marianna
Pollination Requirements: Candy Heart Pluerry requires Sweet Treat Pluerry for cross pollination
Hardiness: Plums are hardy to minus 30Â° F.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting
Size at Maturity: 12-18 ft. in height.
Bloom Time: Late March
Ripening Time: July-August
Yield: 50+ lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Our plums are not bothered by pests. Bacterial Canker can occasionally damage trunks or branches. Symptoms of this disease are exudations of amber-colored sap. Spraying lime-sulfur or copper in the fall and early spring can help control Bacterial Canker.
USDA Zone: 4-9
Sunset Western Zone: 2-12, 14-18
Sunset Northeast Zone: Not stated
Payment must be received within 3 days after the auction ends, then I ship the item. Feel free to ask me any questions about this item. I am always glad to help you.
I will mail it on Monday or Tuesday only to assure that it will not sit on a shelf over the weekend.
The plants are shipped will be sent First class mail, secured in the box to prevent shifting. Will attach planting/grafting guide with the package.
Please check your State local laws for plants entry. Due to U.S.D.A. regulations, some plants I have for sale cannot be shipped to TX, FL, AZ, CA. We will not be responsible for confiscated items while being shipped or damaged by the heat.
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Plants will be packed securely in the box, preventing it from shifting inside the box, with adequate moisture in the soil or around the roots in case of bare rooted plants during the dormancy.
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