Plum Dwarf Elephant Heart is a large blood plum, characterized by rounded heart-shaped fruit with red skin, mottling, and light red juicy flesh. It offers a distinctive flavour, tang, and aroma, and is a freestone variety. The tree grows to a height and width of 1.5-2 meters, making it suitable for fresh fruit consumption, as well as for making jam and preserves. Known for its vigorous growth, it's a versatile addition to any small backyard.
Plant in a sunny position with well drained and well worked soil. Take care to plant the bud union above the soil level. Water in well and keep soil moist until tree is established. Fertilise when planting and again after new growth appears. Prune tree when planting to encourage new growth.
Suggested Pollinators: Mariposa, Narrabeen.