Plum Victoria - Tree Growing Chart
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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.
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See previous comments. Very little signs of survival or growth yet.
protected box , instructions on what to do , lets see if it settles in !
Plum Victoria - Tree
- Britain’s best known plum
- Easy to grow
- Beautiful blossoms
With pretty spring blossoms and versatile, tasty fruits, the Victoria Plum Tree is a must have in any garden. It is reliable and produces heavy, egg-shaped fruit that is great both for culinary and dessert use. The plums can be used to make delicious pies and jams or you can eat it straight from the tree.
It can be argued that the humble Victoria Plum is the nation’s favourite and it is not difficult to see why. The origins of this wonderful fruit are not known, but the first we can be sure of it is in 1837, which was the same year Queen Victoria began her reign. Since then it has won the RHS Award for Garden Merit in 1993, which was again confirmed in 2013.
We suggest you place your Victoria Plum tree in full sunshine, making sure it has well-drained but moist soil and it will grow to a height of up to 4m (13ft). As these delicious plums grow they will change colour from an orange/red colour, which are great if you want to cook with them, to a red/purple colour which are perfect for picking ripe off of the tree.
Receive 1 bare root Victoria plum tree approximately 1m (3 1/2ft) tall
Rootstock: St Julian A
Flowering Group: FG3
Years until fruiting from planting: 2-4
Age of tree at despatch: 2
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.See Full Description +
- Quantity 1x Bare Root Tree
- Height Fully Grown: 4m/13ft
Delivery: Early November to Late May