Plum Czar is a fantastic reliable variety, it is a very early fruiting culinary plum tree. It produces unusually large, juicy plum purple-black coloured plums. The fruits have excellent flavour and are nestled within forest green glossy leaves.
The beautiful white blossoms appear in spring and are a delight for any garden, the fruit when it arrives in early August is very versatile. The variety is often used for cooking but it is worth leaving a number of fruits on the tree as if is a delight to eat directly off the tree when it becomes ripe.
This variety is a very popular choice, it is noteworthy for its reliability and very easy to grow. The blossoms have a small amount of frost resistance.
It was awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit. The rootstock that we have grafted this variety on to allows it to be very easily manageable. The variety is self-fertile.
Rootstock: St Julian A
Flowering Group: FG3
Years until fruiting from planting: 2-4
Age of tree at despatch: 1
Height at full growth: 4m/13ft
Most of our trees are delivered as bare rooted specimens with approximate height of: 3.5ft - 5ft / 105cm - 140cm depending on the variety.
In order to ensure a good pollination pick fruit trees from within the same or from adjacent flowering groups.
We may prune your tree before it arrives to your door. We do this to encourage your tree to branch freely which makes them better looking and more productive.
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How to Guide
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days.
Please note – due to increased courier costs beyond our control, delivery charges to all non-UK Mainland addresses including Scottish Highlands & Islands may be subject to a postage surcharge.
Please call our Customer Service Team on 0344 573 8400 for further information.