Morris Plum Tree
A fast growing tree that produces large fruit with a delicious, sweet taste!
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Plant Height: 84-120 in.
Spread: 84-120 in.
Plant Form: Upright
Summer Foliage Color: Green
Minimum Sunlight: Full Sun
Maximum Sunlight: Full Sun
Plums are a delicious addition to a garden, growing juicy purple fruit. The fruit appears in summer and fall and can be used for multiple culinary purposes.
Plum Tree features showy white flowers along the branches in early spring. It has attractive dark green foliage. In the landscape, even if fruit may not be abundant, the spring flowers are timed similar to Azaleas. This is a medium-maintenance crop. There are specific spray schedules to prevent insect damage and maximize harvest. It is a good choice for attracting birds, bees and butterflies to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration; Insects Disease Aside from its primary use as an edible, Plum Trees are sutiable for the following landscape applications; Accent Hedges/Screening Orchard/Edible Landscaping Container Planting
Planting & Growing
Plum Trees will grow to be 8 or 10 feet tall and 8 to 10 feet wide. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 30 years. Plums must have full sun. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. Plum Trees must have reasonably good soil. Black clays are fine. Sandy loam, if you’re lucky enough to have it, is even better. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid. It can be propagated by grafting; however, as a cultivated variety, be aware that it may be subject to certain restrictions or prohibitions on propagation. Plum Trees is a good choice for the edible garden, but it is also well-suited for use in conventional landscapes.