|Prunus salicina 'Satsuma'
|Full Sun to Partial Shade
ℹ A highly desirable heirloom Japanese plum. The satsuma plum, also known as the blood plum, is a visual spectacle with its dark red to purple skin that commands attention. The outer layer boasts a deep, regal hue, hinting at the richness within. During your first bite, your teeth encounters a luxurious resistance, unveiling a captivating interior of blood-colored red flesh. The vibrant hue of the fruit is reminiscent of a velvety sunset, evoking a sense of indulgence. Each bite offers a harmonious blend of unique and complex sweetness and intensity, creating a sensorial experience that lingers on the palate. These plums shine in various culinary adventures, from fresh snacking to baking, preserves, sauces, and beyond! As winter bids adieu, plum trees burst into a breathtaking display of blossoms. Delicate petals in shades of pink and white transform the orchard into a floral haven. These fragrant blooms not only herald the arrival of delicious plums but also serve as nature's invitation to pollinators, ensuring a fruitful season ahead. As summer wanes, plum trees undergo a mesmerizing transformation. The vibrant green leaves turn into a rich tapestry of autumn hues – a spectacle that rivals the most picturesque landscapes. Shades of red, orange, and gold adorn the branches, providing a stunning backdrop to the lingering plums. Nature's way of bidding farewell to the growing season. Cross pollinate with another variety of Japanese plum, like Shiro or Beauty Plum Trees.