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Plum 'Yellow Egg'

More About 'Yellow Egg'

  • Prunus domestica 'Yellow Egg'
  • Bright yellow, large, oval fruit
  • Flesh is deep yellow and firm
  • Use for desserts, canning or cooking
  • Ripens: August

Interesting Notes:

'Yellow Egg' 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.

Zone:

5

Height:

5 m

Spread:

6 m
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Yellow Egg 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.


'Yellow Egg' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Edible
Edible

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fruit