Emerald Drop Pluot
Medium to large fruit with green skin and yellow-orange flesh. Prolonged harvest: early picked fruit is firm, yet juicy and sweet. Left to hang, fruit turns greenish yellow with honey-like orange flesh. Upright tree sets heavy crops once established. Harvest mid-July to late August.
Estimated Chilling Requirement 400 or fewer hours below 45°F
USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 6 - 10
Pollination Pollenized by Flavor Grenade Pluot® or Santa Rosa plum.
Bloom Season within fruit type(see note) early to early midseason
Harvest Season within fruit type midseason
Harvest Dates July 17 to August 5 (approximate for Hickman, CA)