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Plum 'Shiro'

More About 'Shiro'

  • Prunus domestica 'Shiro'
  • Heavy bearer
  • Yellow skinned, medium-sized fruit
  • Sweet, juicy flesh and mild flavour
  • Ripens: July

Interesting Notes:

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

Zone:

5

Height:

6-7 m

Spread:

5-6 m
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Shiro 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.


'Shiro' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit