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Early Italian Plum on Myrobalan (Spring 2024)


A self-fertile, mid-season prune plum.

Early Italian is a self-fertile but will be more productive if partnered with anothereuropean (Domestica) plum. 

Ripening mid-season, this prune plum has firm, sweet, greenish-yellow flesh. It is medium large and freestone. This is your classic purple prune plum good for baking, drying, or eating fresh.

Early Italian ripens two weeks before Italian. It is essentially the same plum, just earlier.

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Early Italian is a self-fertile but will be more productive if partnered with anothereuropean (Domestica) plum. 

Ripening mid-season, this prune plum has firm, sweet, greenish-yellow flesh. It is medium large and freestone. This is your classic purple prune plum good for baking, drying, or eating fresh.

Early Italian ripens two weeks before Italian. It is essentially the same plum, just earlier.


The Fruit

Fruit Type

Category: Plum
Subcategory: European, Self-Fertile

Fruit Uses & Storage

Uses: fresh eating, jam, baking, canning
Storage duration: one to three months (approximate, depending on storage conditions)

Fruit Appearance

Skin color: purple
Flesh color: yellow

Fruit Origins

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The Environment

Calendar & Geography

USDA zones: 4 - 7
Chill hours: Not yet determined
Ripening date: Aug 18 (approximate, in New York State) 14 days before Stanley

Tree Height & Spacing

Rootstock: Myrobalan Rootstock
Rootstock size class: Standard (100% Size)
Tree spacing: See details
Good for wildlife planting? N

Diseases & Pests

Early Italian Plum on Myrobalan does not have any diseases or pests associated with it at this time.

Pollination

Pollination Factors

Bloom group:
Is it self-fertile? Y
Is it fertile? Y
Rootstock size class: Standard (100% Size)

Pollination Partners

This table shows the first few results from a full search for pollenizers of Early Italian Plum on Myrobalan. Please see our Pollenizer Search to run other queries and read how the application uses various factors. Also read more about fruit tree pollination.

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Victoria Plum on Myrobalan 2024 7
Empress Plum on Myrobalan 2024 1
Castleton Plum on Myrobalan 2024 1
Victoria Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Rosy Gageā„¢ Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Empress Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Longjohn Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Polly Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Lavina Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Gras Ameliorat Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0
Castleton Plum on Krymsk 1 2024 0

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