AU Rosa Plum Tree

AU Rosa (AU-Rosa) is a plum variety developed by the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn University. It is an early ripening variety. The fruit has dark red skin and yellow flesh. The fruit has an excellent quality for the fresh market. The tree is productive. Additionally it is very disease resistant and it is a good choice for organic growing. It is cold hardy for zone 5.

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General Tree Height/Caliper: Most of our fruit trees (apple, peach, apricot, plum, pear, nectarine, quince, and cherry) are grafted/budded and are 4-6' tall with a caliper/diameter of about 1/4-3/4". Most have more than 5' height and 1/2" diameter. The other trees are seedlings, such as pawpaw, mulberry, persimmon, shade, berry, and flowering trees which range from 18-36" tall.

A rootstock primarily controls a tree's size and how early it bears fruit. Learn more about our specific rootstocks.