By Susan Patterson, Master Gardener Plums are a delectable addition to any home garden. Growing plum trees is not only rewarding but also extremely tasty. Plums are excellent fresh but also make a wonderful jam or jelly.
Plum 'Victoria' - A reliable, self-fertile plum which produces a heavy crop of delicious large, pale red fruit with golden-yellow flesh. Available in a variety of rooting stocks to suit differing garden sizes. A rounded rather than upright tree.
About Santa Rosa Plum Tree. Santa Rosa is the most important commercial and home variety for good reason. Its large oval purplish-red fruit has firm, rich, pleasing, sweet-tart flavor. Santa Rosa is self-fertile and ripens in mid-June.