Prune - European - French Improved, Prunus domestica 'European French Improved', is a late-season prune that is medium, long and oval. Its fruit is dark purple with a sweet, mild-flavored flesh. Ripening in late July to mid-August, this prune tree is productive and a regular bearer.
A medium and rich flavored prune, French Improved is very sweet when fully ripe. This freestone is good for drying, but too sweet to can. European French Improved Prune is a vigorous and a cold hardy tree.
|Botanical Name||Prunus 'french improved'|
|Mature Height||Standard: 15 - 25 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Fruiting Time||3 to 5 years|