The Q&A Archives: Self-Pollinating Plum?

Question: I just bought a plum tree from HD and am not sure if it is self pollinating or not please help me. The tag says dwarf plum Prunus domestica. plant code thda1668. Thank you.

Answer: Your new plum tree is Prunus domestica 'Damas Bleu' (Blue Damson). It is a compact variety which reach 2.5 to 3m.(9 to 10') at maturity. Very hardy and productive, it will gave you tons of average size blue fruits around mid-september. Self-pollinating, it can be planted alone, but benefit from cross pollination.

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