Ozark Premier Plum

Prunus salicina 'Ozark Premier'

Ozark Premier produces exceptionally large, semi-freestone Plums that ripen in mid to late summer. Bright, red skinned fruit has good, slightly tart flavor. Forms a nice canopy and produces a cloud of white blossoms in spring. Satsuma Plum can be used as a pollenizer. Recommended chill: 800 hours.
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Water regularly, deeply; more frequently in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationPROO-nus sah-lih-SEE-nuh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 10 to 20 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitNarrow
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseEspalier, Mass Planting, Specimen, Kitchen Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureEdible
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, deeply; more frequently in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Watering can be reduced after establishment. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Pruning time: winter.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-10

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