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Plum 'Blues Jam™' (NY9041)

Plum 'NY9041' - Blues Jam™ Plum - Photo courtesy of Bailey Nurseries Inc.

More About Blues Jam™ ('NY9041')

  • Prunus salicina 'Blues Jam'
  • Medium-sized fruit, with purple-blue skin
  • Greenish-yellow flesh has a sweet flavour
  • Excellent for sauces and jams
  • Ripens: Mid-September

Interesting Notes:

'Blues Jam' is a Japanese plum. Japanese plums need other Japanese plums to pollinate and produce fruit.

Zone:

5

Height:

3-4 m

Spread:

2-3 m
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Blues Jam™ Plum Growing and Maintenance Tips

  Plums grow best in a moist, well-drained loam or clay soil, in full sun. Early, spring flowers are very showy adding to its visual appeal.

 


Blues Jam™ ('NY9041') Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Tree form
Spreading

Foliage Color

Green