Tecumseh Plum

$95.00$125.00

A densely branched, upright tree that bears medium sized deep purple plums with juicy red flesh. The Tecumseh plums are good for eating fresh, as a jam, or a jelly. The plums ripen in September and require another variety for cross-pollination.

Description

Full sun, Zone 3

Prunus ‘salicina x americana ‘Tecumseh’

Pot size #5, #10

A densely branched, upright tree that bears medium sized deep purple plums with juicy red flesh. The Tecumseh plums are good for eating fresh, as a jam, or a jelly. The plums ripen in September and require another variety for cross-pollination. Recommended: Canadian Plum, Brookgold, Brookred, Ptitsen #5, Pembina.

Prefers well-drained soils. Prune when young to create an open branching structure so that there is even light distribution and more consistent ripening for the plums.