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Plum 'Pipestone'

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More About 'Pipestone'

  • Prunus salicina 'Pipestone'
  • Large-sized, red fruit
  • Yellow flesh is sweet and juicy
  • Good for eating fresh or in jams and jellies
  • A hardy cultivar, good for colder climates
  • Ripens: Late August

Interesting Notes:

'Pipestone' is a hybrid plum and is not self-pollinating, requiring either European plums or wild plums, for pollination. 

Zone:

3

Height:

5-7 m

Spread:

4-6 m

Colour:

White
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Pipestone 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.


'Pipestone' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit
Deciduous

Habit

Oval
Spreading
Upright

Foliage Color

Green