How & Why

Can You Eat The Fruit From A Flowering Plum Tree?

can you eat plums from an ornamental plum tree?
can you eat plums off a flowering plum tree? 
can you eat the plums from a flowering plum tree?

Fruit trees grow so easily once you have purchased one, once you have purchased one and planted one, it is a breeze to keep them alive. Plums are incredibly sweet and delicious when eaten raw, straight from the tree.

When the weather is dry, all the tree needs is a little bit of water and it will provide you with beautiful fruit for years to come.

It has been reported that arboreal tree fruits are edible. purple-leaved plums are two types of ornamental trees which add color to the home landscape by providing flowers and colorful foliage.

You can eat the fruit of ornamental trees, which includes all varieties of crabapples and plums with purple leaves. There are however some varieties that are not good choices for eating because they are produced in poor conditions.

Among the many quality plum trees that we supply, you can buy bare-root ones during the Winter and potted ones during the Summer which we dispatch from our nursery in Kent to any part of the UK. 

If you need any advice about our plants, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We are always available by phone or email to answer any questions about our products.

Planting ornamental trees in the home landscape is very common, such as crabapples and purple-leaved plums, because of the flowers and colorful foliage they offer.

The fruits of ornamental plants, such as crabapple trees and plums with purple leaves, can be used as food. Unfortunately, there are some ornamental fruits that are of poor quality as far as eating is concerned .There is nothing more delicious than eating a plum.

There is nothing more delicious than eating a plum. A firm fruit has a deep violet-blue skin and orange-yellow sweet flesh that’s juicy and sweet. There is no need to fertilize it. One of the best rootstocks to use is St Julien A. 

Plums have become a staple of the British diet! This variety is both reliable and heavy producing. The fruit is deep purple and sweet with a good amount of juice. It occurs naturally in self-fertilized plants. A rootstock of the same name was developed.

There is nothing better than eating Plum. Fruits are large and pale yellow-green in Colour, and they are filled with sweet juice when they are ripe late in August. These trees are self-sterile.