Good plums

kbandmeNovember 9, 2008

What is a good plum varity for south west Louisian

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alex_7b(7b/8a)

Hmmm, seems nobody knows.

    Bookmark   December 2, 2008 at 1:35PM
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dannyboquet(z9 So Louisiana)

FWIW, I planted 5 trees (Bruce, Methley, and Santa Rosa) 4 years ago. All died, except one Bruce. Last year I made 2 plums. Last year I planted a Hog (or Flatwoods) plum. We'll have to see if that one does any better. I live in Houma.

    Bookmark   February 2, 2009 at 4:03PM
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ddup

To me, the best plums are actually the small wild ones, that are grrn when immature and yellow when matured. Anyone knows where to get these trees?

    Bookmark   March 23, 2009 at 1:36AM
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graanieb

You mean Japanese Plum Trees?
I've got a few, matter of fact, been pulling out small seedlings , throwing them in the next field, found few of them dried in the lining of the wren nest, love those little birds, great singers, for one.
Japanese plums are found in the woods around here-squirrels spread the seeds.
I live in Belle Chasse.

    Bookmark   March 23, 2009 at 1:07PM
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