The large, heart-shaped Simka plum has purple skin over firm, golden flesh. Sizing medium to large, the fruit ripens to a pleasantly sweet flavor. The late-blooming tree grows in a spreading form with average vigor.
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Heart-shaped, purple skin, firm golden flesh, sweet flavor. Late bloom.
- Estimated Chilling Requirement
500-600 hours below 45°F
- Harvest Season within fruit type
- Harvest Dates
July 20 to August 5(approximate for Fresno, CA area)
Fruit & Nut Maturity Chart 2018 (full chart)