||Hybrid of Prunus salicina and Prunus armeniaca
||Flavor Grenade Pluot
Taste test winner. Vigorous, upright growth habit on an attractive tree. Elongated green fruit with red blush. Hangs on tree for 4-6 weeks while maintaining quality.
The Pluot is a stone fruit hybrid of plum and apricot. Smooth skinned like a plum, yet sturdy and long lasting with luscious flavor. One of the sweetest fruits you can find.
Deciduous, slow growing, upright tree. 3-5 years before fruit production.
||Crisp texture, sweet and juicy with explosive and memorable flavor
||No. Pollenized by Flavor King, Dapple Dandy or Emerald Drop Pluot, or Santa Rosa plum.
||Spring: Lovely pink flowers
||Plant in full sun (minimum 6 hours).
||Moist, well-drained, neutral to slightly acidic soil. Water slowly and deeply after planting.
|Planting and Care Tip:
||Fertilize for the first time in early spring before it leafs out and again in late spring. Follow fertilization schedule as the tree ages.
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