Yellow Shiro Plum, grafted 1 year old tree, shipped with roots wrapped in wet media, plastic. Shipped in the box. You will receive similar plant shown in the pictures about 12-14 inches hight.
Shiro plum is a medium round, yellow fruit with a pink blush. Juicy, translucent flesh with a mild, sweet flavor. Shiro plum is excellent for fresh eating, cooking, canning and dessert. Shiro plums medium-sized clingstone fruits with bright yellow skin and crisp yellow flesh. They are sweet and firm. The Shiro plum tree is low growing, spreading, very hardy and prolific (may need thinning). Good pollinizer, but not for self-fertile. Its limited growth habit make it a good selection for home garden. Growing Considerations for Shiro Plum California 1899
USDA Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Heirloom: Yes Bloom Period: Early Pollination Requirement: Requires different variety with same bloom period Harvest Period: Midseason Low Chill: Yes Origin Date: 1800`s Storage: A few weeks Years to Bear: 2-5 years Recommended Spacing: 12-16 ft. Rootstock: Mariana (Semi-dwarf) Mature Size: 12-16 ft. Pruning: Summer prune to maintain 8 ft. Water Requierments: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept. Shape when Shipped: Whip (no branching)
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I will mail it on Monday or Tuesday only to assure that it will not sit on a shelf over the weekend. The plants are shipped will be sent First class mail, secured in the box to prevent shifting. Will attach planting/grafting guide with the package.
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