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Early Prolific Plum tree

Owner: Colin

Location:  United Kingdom

Age:Planted in about
Soil:Clay 
Climate at this location:Temperate
Pruning:Pyramid
Tree form:Not sure
Height:Up to 6ft / 2m
Cropping:Medium crops
Growth:This tree grows easily here
Herbicides:Manual treatment (hoeing and weeding)
Pesticides:Un-treated
Local pests:aphids causing leaf blistering, but controllable by pruning affected shoot tips

Owner's comments

Hand pollination is required for good crops due to lack of honey bees in the area

Season records for this tree

  • 2011

  • 2010

  • 2009


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