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Bubblegum Plum(R) Hybrid Plum

Prunus salicina 'Toka cv.'

The Bubblegum Plum(R) is known for it's unique flavor when properly ripe.  When Grandpa first tried it, it took him back to the good old days when he was a youngster and chewed plain old bubble gum!  That's the essence that hits your taste buds when you first bite into it.  The fruit is reddish bronze and the tree is a moderately vigorous and a heavy bearer of fruit. It's aromatic fruit has a rich, spicy, sweet flavor. Ripens from late August to September.  It is extremely hardy.


Height

10-14 Feet

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Spread

10-14 Feet

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Hardiness Zone

4-8

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Item # Description Price
138 Bubblegum Plum(R) (Toka cv) on Standard (Marianna 2426) root, Extra Large 5/8" up caliper grade $27.99 Add to Cart

Prunus salicina 'Toka cv.'
Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips

Bubblegum Plum(R) is very hardy and prolific bearer. Should be pollinated by Pipestone or another hybrid cross.

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A Little History about Bubblegum Plum(R) Hybrid Plum

This fruit was introduced in 1911 by Dr. N.E. Hansen at the South Dakota Experiment Station as a hybrid of the Japanese and European types.

Prunus salicina 'Toka cv.' Characteristics & Attributes

Bloom Character
Pollinizer needed
Fruit Characteristics
Medium size fruit
Growth Rate/Habit
Average vigor
Very productive
Upright habit
Harvest Period
Mid-season
Other Attributes
Aromatic
Complex flavor
Somewhat spicy
Sweet
Site Requirements
Very hardy
Winter hardy
Full Sun
Skill Required
Easy to grow
Uses
High dessert quality
Canning or freezing