||Interspecific hybrid of a plum and cherry
||Flavor Punch Plumcherry (Pluerry)
Flavor Punch Plumcherry is a Japanese plum and sweet cherry hybrid that produces orange-maroon, petite fruit in late summer.
Unique plum/cherry combination and a taste test favorite! Golf ball size fruit with orange-red exterior and bright orange interior flesh on an attractive tree. Not self-fertile. Needs another pluerry, plum or pluot as a pollenizer.
Deciduous, slow growing, upright tree. 3-5 years before fruit production.
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours).
||Moderately watered, well-drained soil.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Fertilize newly planted trees in early spring before it leafs out, then again in late spring. Follow fertilization schedule as the tree ages.
||Juicy, sweet, mild-flavor is crisp like an apple.
||No. Needs another pluerry, plum or pluot as a pollenizer.
||Spring: Fragrant, white flowers
||I.S. Plum on Citation
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