Long John European Plum


Long John European Plum

Prunus domestica Mid. Robert Andersen intro, NY State Ag Exp Stn, Geneva, NY, 1993.

Elongated dark maroon freestone fruit with blue waxy bloom has orange firm sweet-tart flesh. Good fresh eating or dried for prunes.

Named after renowned plum breeder John Watson from Geneva, NY. Upright spreading form. Heavy producer. Showing good cold hardiness and resistance to bacterial leaf spot in our trials. Ripens in late September in central Maine. Z4. (3-6' bare-root trees)

386 Long John
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Additional Information

European plums

Although European plums are self-pollinating, planting two different varieties will improve pollination. Plant 15–20' apart.

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