Sapalta Cherry Plum
Sapalta Cherry Plum is a medium size fruit tree bearing reddish purple plums with yellow flesh. It will grow from 12' to 15' tall and 8' to 10' wide. Sapalta Cherry Plum likes to be planted in full sun and well drained soil. In spring, white flowers appear which will attract pollinators. Sapalta Cherry Plum is a sweet, semi tart plum making it a great choice for canning and preserves.
The plump fruit will attact birds so cover your plants with bird netting so you get to enjoy the harvest. This plum is very hardy for our area. Sapalta Cherry Plum needs another pollinator for a heavier fruit harvest. Use Nanking Cherry as a cross pollinator.