Planted spring 2008. Bloomed spring 2009 and set fruit, but all fruit dropped or was eaten. Mystery.
This planting is in the 3 The Orchard garden.
Purchased from Jung Garden Center (Stevens Point, WI)
Latest Milestone Under Attack
significant chlorosis, leaf chewing
liquid chelated iron, foliar spray and soil drench
unidentified pest chewing holes in leaves
bordeaux mix spray
Fertilising day 1484
Blooming day 1452
Heat wave forced blooming one month early, and it was so hot blooms dropped after just three days.
Pollinating day 1450
Happy spring. Lots of bees in the orchard today.
Flowering day 1450
Full pink stage
Budding day 1444
Breaking Dormancy day 1440
BUD BREAK, Not leafing out.
Fertilising day 1132
Flowering day 1123
Cross fingers for a frost free week!
Budding day 1106
something stole the One Plum!
The Lone Plum
hand scraped Scale of all limbs, sprayed with Bonide
copper / fish
Transplanted day 0