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botanical name:
Prunus domestica 'Reeves'
Prunus domestica 'Reeves' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Plum 'Reeves'
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 10.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: red
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -35°C
USDA zone: 4 to 10
description:
Small rounded deciduous tree, clusters of small white flowers in spring, followed in August by attractive large rounded fruits, dusky pinkish red in colour and good for eating fresh or cooking.

cultivation:
Any reasonable, well drained soil in sun or light part shade. Grows well on clay soils.
Polination group C, needing other trees to produce fruit.

other notes:
Originated in Canada about 1940

RHS AGM

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