{"id":6854023446662,"title":"Damson Plum Tree","handle":"damson-plum-tree","description":"\u003cp\u003eThe Blue Damson Plum Tree (\u003cem\u003ePrunus institia\u003c\/em\u003e 'Damson') is an upright small, but vigorous growing deciduous plum tree, that is extremely rugged. Damson flower clusters are white on rugged wood, foliage is unremarkable, dark green and sturdy. Damson is a heavy producer, ripening in late August to October, and if that's not enough, this little plum tree is cold hardy. A self-fertile tree that adapts well. Plant two varieties for a heavier crop production. Damson plums are small, the skin is purplish blue, with a free-stone greenish flesh that is very tart and juicy, with a \u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003edistinctive rich flavor. Don't let their size fool you, they pack a lot of flavor and nutrients. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis tree bears consistent heavy crops of heirloom plums. Damson plum trees are one of the most popular old plum varieties in America. Yet they have become hard to find in local groceries. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eDamson is cold hardy and tolerates strong winds. Rainfall and high humidity during the growing season can cause the fruit to crack. Thinning is not necessary for Damson plums. Prune only to remove deadwood, crossing branches, or fast growing shoot that appear along the trunk or branches. Over-pruning can stunt fruit production. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe later plum trees bloom, the more tolerant they are to late frosts. Smaller trees can be covered to prevent damage. Not recommended for container growing. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFruit production begins in 3-4 years, considered a medium growing, gaining up to 13-24\" per year in height. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUses: Fresh eating, table, tarts, \u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003ejams, jellies, wines and canning. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePlant in full sun for maximum fruit production, adapts to wide range of soil types but requires moist soil. Maintain pH level of 6.0-7.0\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eCHILL HOURS: 650-800\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eHEIGHT: 18-20'\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eWIDTH: 18-20' \u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eSPACING: 20-24'\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eZONES: 5-7\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWhat you are receiving is 1 Damson Plum Tree at a size and quantity of your choosing. 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Damson is a heavy producer, ripening in late August to October, and if that's not enough, this little plum tree is cold hardy. A self-fertile tree that adapts well. Plant two varieties for a heavier crop production. Damson plums are small, the skin is purplish blue, with a free-stone greenish flesh that is very tart and juicy, with a \u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003edistinctive rich flavor. Don't let their size fool you, they pack a lot of flavor and nutrients. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis tree bears consistent heavy crops of heirloom plums. Damson plum trees are one of the most popular old plum varieties in America. Yet they have become hard to find in local groceries. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eDamson is cold hardy and tolerates strong winds. Rainfall and high humidity during the growing season can cause the fruit to crack. Thinning is not necessary for Damson plums. Prune only to remove deadwood, crossing branches, or fast growing shoot that appear along the trunk or branches. Over-pruning can stunt fruit production. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe later plum trees bloom, the more tolerant they are to late frosts. Smaller trees can be covered to prevent damage. Not recommended for container growing. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eFruit production begins in 3-4 years, considered a medium growing, gaining up to 13-24\" per year in height. \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eUses: Fresh eating, table, tarts, \u003cspan data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003ejams, jellies, wines and canning. \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003ePlant in full sun for maximum fruit production, adapts to wide range of soil types but requires moist soil. Maintain pH level of 6.0-7.0\u003cbr\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eCHILL HOURS: 650-800\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eHEIGHT: 18-20'\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eWIDTH: 18-20' \u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eSPACING: 20-24'\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003eZONES: 5-7\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eWhat you are receiving is 1 Damson Plum Tree at a size and quantity of your choosing. Handle with care.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff2a00;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\"BR\" - BARE ROOT\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #ff2a00;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\"GT\" - GTSUPER ROOTS\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.greenthumbsgarden.com\/pages\/abbreviation-glossary\" data-mce-href=\"https:\/\/www.greenthumbsgarden.com\/pages\/abbreviation-glossary\"\u003ehttps:\/\/www.greenthumbsgarden.com\/pages\/abbreviation-glossary\u003c\/a\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e"}

Damson Plum Tree

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The Blue Damson Plum Tree (Prunus institia 'Damson') is an upright small, but vigorous growing deciduous plum tree, that is extremely rugged. Damson flower clusters are white on rugged wood, foliage is unremarkable, dark green and sturdy. Damson is a heavy producer, ripening in late August to October, and if that's not enough, this little plum tree is cold hardy. A self-fertile tree that adapts well. Plant two varieties for a heavier crop production. Damson plums are small, the skin is purplish blue, with a free-stone greenish flesh that is very tart and juicy, with a distinctive rich flavor. Don't let their size fool you, they pack a lot of flavor and nutrients. 

This tree bears consistent heavy crops of heirloom plums. Damson plum trees are one of the most popular old plum varieties in America. Yet they have become hard to find in local groceries. 

Damson is cold hardy and tolerates strong winds. Rainfall and high humidity during the growing season can cause the fruit to crack. Thinning is not necessary for Damson plums. Prune only to remove deadwood, crossing branches, or fast growing shoot that appear along the trunk or branches. Over-pruning can stunt fruit production. 

The later plum trees bloom, the more tolerant they are to late frosts. Smaller trees can be covered to prevent damage. Not recommended for container growing. 

Fruit production begins in 3-4 years, considered a medium growing, gaining up to 13-24" per year in height. 

Uses: Fresh eating, table, tarts, jams, jellies, wines and canning. 

Plant in full sun for maximum fruit production, adapts to wide range of soil types but requires moist soil. Maintain pH level of 6.0-7.0

CHILL HOURS: 650-800
HEIGHT: 18-20'
WIDTH: 18-20' 
SPACING: 20-24'
ZONES: 5-7

What you are receiving is 1 Damson Plum Tree at a size and quantity of your choosing. Handle with care.

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