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Wickson Plum

Wickson Plum

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Wickson Japanese Plum

Prunus salicina 'Wickson'

The Wickson plum is a large, heart-shaped, greenish yellow fruit that is firm and very sweet. It is very popular for fresh eating.

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
590 Wickson Plum on Standard (Myrobalan) root, 2 year-Extra Large grade $30.99 Add to Cart

Prunus salicina 'Wickson'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Wickson is a japanese-type plum, but it is considered self-fruitful. However, use it as a pollinator for other Japanese plums and it will set bigger crops, as well as help those too.
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A Little History about Wickson Japanese Plum

Wickson was developed and released by Luther Burbank.

Prunus salicina 'Wickson' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Thin early for size
Thin heavily for size
Early blooming
Excellent pollinizer
Pollinizer needed
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Freestone
Growth Rate/Habit
Spreading habit
Very vigorous
Early to bear
Very productive
Harvest Period
Concentrated harvest
Mid-season
Other Attributes
Sweet
Very juicy
Sub-acid flavor
Site Requirements
Full Sun
Winter hardy
Skill Required
Easy to grow
Uses
Canning or freezing
High dessert quality
Cooking or baking