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Plum 'Satsuma'

Dave Wilson Nursery®
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$35.00

Yields medium-sized, reddish-purple plums in late summer. Must be pollenized by Beauty or Santa Rosa. Fruit is mildly sweet, not tart, and red interior makes eye catching preserves or desserts.

Semi-dwarf tree grown on Citation rootstock. Can be maintained at 8'-10' with summer pruning.

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Characteristics

  • Landscape Size: 12'-18' tall, 12'-18' width 
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Moderate
  • Sunset Zone: 2-22
  • Growth Habit: Columnar
  • Growth Rate: Moderate
  • Attributes: Deciduous, Attracts Birds, Edible Fruit, Fruiting

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

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Green Thumb Guide

Prefers enriched soil with good drainage. Establish good structure when young and keep pruned. In summer, prune to keep tree to a manageable size. Estimated chilling time of 300 hours below 45°F.monterey-liqui-cop-conc,greenall-firmulch,redrooster-pruninglopper-20in,ebstone-surestart,monterey-horticulturaloilrtu