Plum 'Italian Prune'
More About 'Italian Prune'
- Prunus domestica 'Italian Prune'
- Medium-sized, purplish-black fruit
- Flesh of the fruit is yellowish-green
- Good for drying, preserves or jellies
- Ripens: September
'Italian 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.
Italian 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.
'Italian Prune' Characteristics
Moist to Average