DAVIDSONS PLUM - QLD
Outstanding small tree for warm position or indoors. Large pinnate leaves make it a striking specimen plant. The edible purple fruits have bright red flesh and make excellent jam. Prefers some shade. Fruits in the autumn and winter. The plum-sized fruit hang from the crown in panicles. Native to North QLD and SE QLD rainforests.
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Bush Food (#BushFood), Colour Flesh Red (#ColourFleshRed), Colour Skin Purple (#ColourSkinPurple), Eat Jam (#EatJam), Grow Part Sun (#GrowPartSun), Jam Pickle And Preserve (#JamPickleAndPreserve), Leaves Evergreen (#LeavesEvergreen), Native Rainforest Plant (#NativeRainforestPlant), Ornamental Fruit Tree (#OrnamentalFruitTree), Pollination Self Fertile But Pollination Beneficial (#PollinationSelfFertileButPollinationBeneficial), Size Height 5-10m (#SizeHeight5-10m), Tangy (#Tangy), Taste Flesh Sour (#TasteFleshSour)
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Likes Temps above 5deg
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?
No (Full Size)
Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest
Sun or Shade
Part (Sun:50-80%), Shade (Sun:0-50%)
Preferred Soil Type
April, May, June
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Customer Comments on Davidsons Plum - QLD
Davidsonia pruriens - Davidsons Plum - QLD
Feed it every few months with "worm wee" - produced by my worm farm. | Dorothy Mowat - Dunbogan, NSW 03-Mar-2014
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