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Fortune Japanese Plum

Prunus salicina 'Fortune'

Fortune is a late maturing Japanese plum variety with medium-large, reddish purple skin with firm yellow flesh.


Height

12-15 Feet

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Spread

10-12 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

5-8

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Item # Description Price
3786 Fortune Plum on Standard (Myro) root, 2 year-Extra Large grade $30.99 Add to Cart

Prunus salicina 'Fortune'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Fortune is a vigorous, upright tree that ripens in late August. Pollination from other Japanese varieties is recommended.

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A Little History about Fortune Japanese Plum

Bred in the United States and released in New Zealand in the mid-1980's.

Prunus salicina 'Fortune' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Pollinizer needed
Thin early for size
Thin heavily for size
Late blooming
Fruit Characteristics
Large fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Very vigorous
Upright habit
Harvest Period
Late season
Other Attributes
Aromatic
Sub-acid flavor
Sweet
Very juicy
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Easy to grow
Uses
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking