General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 12 - 15 feet
Plant Spread: 12 - 15 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Other: Smooth, yellowish-red skin with distinctive red dots, pinkish-red flesh.
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Edible Parts: Fruit
Eating Methods: Raw

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Common names
  • Pluot
  • Plumcot

Comments:
  • Posted by gardengus (Indiana Zone 5b) on Sep 11, 2012 6:14 PM concerning plant:
    A delicious fruit that is a cross between a plum and apricot.
    Ripe when the fruit has a slight give when pressed.
    Very juicy.

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