In fruit tastings at Dave Wilson Nursery, the Catalina plum scores exceptionally high. Tasters love the sweet, juicy flavor of this medium-sized black plum that stays firm when fully ripe. The Catalina tree has a spreading growth habit.
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Black skin, stays firm when fully ripe. Juicy, sweet flavor, high taste test scores.
- Estimated Chilling Requirement
400 hours below 45°F
Better fruit set when planted with pollenizers such as Blackamber and Santa Rosa
- Harvest Season within fruit type
- Harvest Dates
July 3 to July 18(approximate for Fresno, CA area)
Fruit & Nut Maturity Chart 2017 (full chart)