Santa Rosa Plum
4-5’ at purchase
Purplish-red skin with blue bloom.
Firm flesh, yellow to dark red near skin.
Rich, pleasing tart flavor.
400 chill hours.
Plum season extends from May – October with the Japanese varieties first on the market with European plums in the fall. They are relatively disease free and make a nice addition to any backyard. Self-fertile, but plant multiple if you want a heavier crop.