More About 'Burbank'
- Prunus salicina 'Burbank'
- Medium-sized, blue-purple fruit
- Yellow flesh has a sweet flavour
- Good for eating fresh, drying, baking, or preserving
- Ripens: Late August
'Burbank' is a favourite cultivar of plum due to its multiple branching. More branching means more fruit yield.
'Burbank' is a Japanese Plum. Japanese plums need other Japanese plums to pollinate and produce fruit.
Burbank 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.
Moist to Average