The Bruce Plum is an elegant and beautiful deciduous tree that produces abundant, juicy plums. It is a self-pollinating variety with a medium-sized, round to oval-shaped fruit that ripens in mid-summer. The plums have a deep red skin with yellow-orange flesh and a sweet, rich flavor.
This tree is hardy in zones 4-8, and prefers full sun for optimal growth and fruit production. It is easy to grow and does best in well-drained, moderately fertile soil. It is also drought-tolerant and resistant to many common diseases.
The Bruce Plum is a great choice for home gardeners and commercial growers alike. It produces an abundant crop of plums and can be used fresh, canned, or dried. It is also an attractive ornamental tree, with a spreading, rounded shape and attractive foliage.
This tree requires minimal maintenance and is an excellent choice for a backyard orchard. With proper care, it can produce plums for many years and provide an abundance of delicious fruit. You can welcome in early spring with ripe plums from the Bruce Plum tree. This fruit-bearing tree can moderately grow to be at least 20 feet tall with proper watering and full sun to give you a tasty result, while giving your garden a colorful look.