About the Satusuma Plum:
Long-time favorite plum in CA. Mottled maroon over green skin,
dark red meaty flesh. Sweet, mild, not tart. Excellent for jam.
Harvest late July. 300 hours.
A tart, small to medium size plum with excellent flavor.
A Luther Burbank introduction from Japan. Favorite cooking plum.
Mid-season and partially self-fruitful. Pollinate for heavy
crops with Shiro, Santa Rosa.
A good Pollinator for
the Satsuma Plum are Santa Rosa