Growing Calendar for Plum Tree - Mirabelle de Nancy x1
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Sweet yellow plums that crop prolifically. Prune fruited stems after harvests to maintain a healthy and attractive tree. They are greatly prized for their superb flavour, they are delicious eaten directly from the tree or used in cooking.
The fruits are incredibly sweet and also tangy, they have a slight taste of honey. They are excellent when used in a plum pie or a classic French tart and make fantastic jam. The stone detaches very easily from the fruit which is very handy when you use them for cooking.
The beautiful blossoms of the tree have very good frost resistance. Our fruit trees are expertly trained so they have strong main branches, ready to fruit heavily once planted and well-established. Our varieties are specially grafted onto roots that keep trees smaller for easier harvests, while maintaining impressive yields.
This popular and tasty variety is self-fertile (SF) so it flowers and fruits independently. They produce fruit, even when planted in isolation.
Rootstock: Prunus Myrobalan
Flowering Group: Self-Fertile
Years until fruiting from planting: 2-4
Age of tree at despatch: 2
Height at full growth: 4m/13ft
Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3.5ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.
In order to ensure a good pollination pick fruit trees from within the same or from adjacent flowering groups.
The vast majority of the trees we ship have been pruned and will appear trimmed.
It arrived right at the end of the dormancy period, a good, strong single stem with a number of buds which are now coming nicely into leaf.
This plum tree was not too well when it arrived but it has shown some signs of life just now
Looked a bit large for a patio plant
Fruit Tree Rootstock Information
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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days.
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