The Green Elf is an old Cherry Plum developed by pioneer plant breeder A.J (Bert) Porter from Parkside, Saskatchewan. Plums have green skin and flesh averaging 3 cm (1") in size. Firm, semi-freestone and mild in flavour, Green Elf is great for fresh eating and also very good for canning. Real nice flavour! Ripens in middle of August and keeps well after harvesting.
Hardiness Zone: 2
Height: 2.4 meters (8 feet)
Spread: 2.4 meters (8 feet)
Soil Preference: Well drained
Light Exposure: Full sun
Pollination: Self-sterile (Plant with an pollinator)
Latin Name: Prunus Besseyi x Salicina 'Green Elf'