Plum 'German Prune'
More About 'German Prune'
- Prunus domestica 'German Prune'
- Large-sized, oval-shaped, dark purple fruit
- Flesh is sweet and juicy
- Good for drying or preserving
- A hardy cultivar
- Ripens: Late August
'German Prune' is a European plum. European plums are self-pollinating, however, fruit size and quantity improve with cross-pollination from another European or some, but not all, hybrid plums.
German Prune 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.
'German Prune' Characteristics
Moist to Average