The Flavor Supreme is our favorite earl plum. It's one of the first of the year. Flavor Supreme Pluot is a hybrid fruit that is a cross between a plum and an apricot. It is known for its rich, sweet flavor and juicy texture, earning it the name "Flavor Supreme." The skin of the Flavor Supreme Pluot is typically red or purple, and the flesh is yellow or green. This fruit is typically in season in late spring or early summer and is prized for its unique flavor and texture.
The Flavor Supreme Pluot tree is a deciduous tree that grows to a moderate size and is known for its hardiness and ability to produce abundant crops of sweet, juicy fruit. The tree is adaptable to a wide range of soils and climates, making it an ideal choice for backyard gardens or orchards. The tree has a spreading canopy and produces an abundance of white or pink flowers in the spring.
Overall, the Flavor Supreme Pluot tree is a highly valued fruit tree that is prized for its exceptional flavor, versatility and productive nature.
Pollinate with another Pluot or Inca plum.
Considerations for Flavor Supreme Pluot
USDA Zones: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Harvest Period: Very Early
Pollination Requirement:Requires different variety with same bloom period
Origin Date:1945 and beyond
Storage:A few weeks
Years to Bear:1-3 years
Recommended Spacing: 12-16 ft.
Mature Size: 12-16 ft.
Water Requirements: 12-15 gallons per week May through Sept.
Size of tree
Our trees range in height from 4-8 ft. in our field and trimmed to 4 to 5 ft. when shipped. Our young two year trees are most often feathered (side limbs). The trees diameter (caliper) is often 1/2 to 3/4 inch; *As noted by University of California Scientists and other qualified professionals the most successful trees often have caliper from 1/2" to 5/8" and usually establish faster than smaller and larger planting stock. .
Basic idea for Pruning: Most fruit trees should be pruned in frost-free periods mid to late winter. (apricots best after bud break) Remove most vertical branches and shorten side branches. Fruiting wood is best on horizontal to 45 degree limbs. Learn more...
Shipping Note: Our fruit trees and berries are delivered to you bareroot during their winter dormancy from January through May depending on USDA zone. Trees are shipped with your invoice and helpful planting directions. There is no minimum quantity required but shipping rate for an individual tree is expensive since UPS/Fed Ex charge a dimensional weight and an additional handling fee to ship a tree. You'll find it's cost effective to consider a handful of trees,vines or our helpful Tree Starter Kits.
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