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Simka Japanese Plum
Prunus salicina 'Simka'
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The Simka plum has large, uniform, purplish-red fruit with very firm, sweet, yellowish-white flesh. It ripens 5-7 days before Friar plum and seems to keep well on the tree for a couple weeks.
Simka was a chance discovery made in California and introduced in 1959. It was once called Sim-Ka Rose.