Prunus Domestica Victoria

 

Prunus Domestica Victoria, Plum. Victoria is the best known and most popular of English plums. Deciduous self fertile tree. Producing Red, yellow coloured fruits. Fruit can be as big as a duck egg of oblong shape. ideal for dessert, bottling and plum jam, a very reliable cropper. Available on pixie dwarf stock, Fan trained or o St Julien stock giving a height of 12-15 feet but can easily be kept at a height of 6-8 feet.

 

*Available as a fan trained, select below

 

 

Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full sun / Partial shade, Hardy.

 

General Fruit Tree & Fruit Planting and care

  • Water the Fruit or Fruit tree thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If planting the Fruit or Fruit Tree in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot
  • If using a stake position the Fruit Tree against the stake if one stake is used or in the middle if two are being used.
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well.
  • Secure to the stake or stakes using one or two rubber adjustable straps.
  • Water the Fruit thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.