Brookred Plum - Prunus nigra x salicina 'Brookred'

Dark red fruit with red flesh, ripens in late August. Good for eating or cooking. White flowers in spring. Requires pollination. Introduced by Crop Diversification Center South in Brooks, Alberta.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Height: 
10-20'
Spread: 
10-20'
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 3.5 (21 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Prune when young to create an open branching structure that allows for even light distribution and more consistent ripening of fruit. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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