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Prunus 'Underwood'

Underwood Plum

Plum

Comments

This cold hardy variety bears red fruit with sweet, firm flesh; a compact tree that is quite ornamental; freestone; needs full sun, well-drained soil and a pollinator

Description

This cold hardy variety bears red fruit with sweet, firm flesh; a compact tree that is quite ornamental; freestone; needs full sun, well-drained soil and a pollinator

Landscape Attributes

Planting & Growing

Underwood Plum will grow to be about 15 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 15 feet. It has a low canopy with a typical clearance of 4 feet from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for 40 years or more. This variety requires a different selection of the same species growing nearby in order to set fruit.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

average to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

4b

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

15 feet

15 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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