Approx. PESTS, DISEASES OF OPAL PLUM TREES Opal is admirably resistant to diseases which affect plum trees in general but if your tree has problems then consult our pest and disease page. You can expect to see bright yellows through to a deep purple, sometimes all on one fruit. In addition to its great taste, Opal® apple doesn’t brown after slicing so it is perfect for snacking and lunches! Guaranteed to leaf out by June. Enjoy heavy crops of small to … Out of stock 2 Medium Fan tree £52.00. It is of a medium size with dusky mottled red fruit which have a heavy bloom turning blue when overripe. 1 Large Fan tree £52.00. Standard Plum Trees mature to be about 15-25' tall and 20' wide. Trained Opal plum trees for sale Next deliveries. Over 13 varieties of bare root plum trees to choose from! Shipping begins mid-April once the frost is out of the ground. When our plum trees mature, they will be one of three sizes: Dwarf Plum Trees mature to be about 8-10' tall and wide. The inside of the plum is a pale yellow and the taste is similar to a Greengage. Supplied with 2 arms and secondary shoots. OPAL Characteristics Opal is considered to be one of the most reliable of all the early dessert plums. Plum trees are easy to grow - usually easier than apples and pears - and require very little training or pruning. Yet they have become hard to find in local groceries, so more folks are deciding to grow their own trees from Willis Orchard's true to name stock. The only horticultural challenge is that plums flower quite early in spring, so locations that are prone to frosts are best avoided (or choose a late-flowering or frost-resistant variety). Ship up to 10 bare root trees in one box. A wide selection of Victoria Plum trees offered for sale at Raintree Nursery. This Plum comes in such a variety of colors, shapes, sizes and flavors. bare-root. POLLINATION PARTNERS FOR OPAL PLUM TREES Opal plum trees are in pollination group 3 and is self-fertile and will produce a good crop without any other plum trees nearby. Our Plum Fruit Trees are all supplied as sturdy 2-year-old bare root bush trees, these have a short straight stem and several branches already developed above. Make sure you pick the right size for your space. Seriously, this apple is delicious. Feb 25, 2020 - Opal Plum trees (Prunus domestica 'Opal') available in 12 - 45L pots from specialist nursery with 20 years experience, 97% review score & UK wide delivery. Premium-Sized Bare Root Trees from just $24.99! Start picking in late July and can be picked over a period of a few weeks meaning that there will not be glut of fruit. Deliveries commence November 2020. Our Plum trees are grafted onto a semi dwarfing rootstock (St Julien A) meaning they will grow to a height of 3-4 metres after 10 years making them suitable for gardens of most sizes. 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