Also my La Crescent was blooming on April 30th. The photos online are not accurate on most webpages but some are a decent size. Fragrant white flowers appear in the spring before deep green, glossy leaves. The Black Ice Plum tree is the love child of a California cherry plum tree and a large Japanese plum tree called P. Salicina. I am wondering about peoples experiences with it here? Pour all the ingredients into the mixing glass, add grapefruit peel and stir well. A large (2 in) freestone plum with dark purple-black skin and juicy red flesh. Edible Qualities. The soil allows the liquids to slowly transpirate into the harder sub-soils, grasses on the mound aspirate some of the sewage and the air around the mound evaporates the water. Would Black Ice plum tree be ok in the Crosslake MN area and would Pipestone work for pollinator or would Toka be better. Be brave. Fruit, Berry and Nut Inventory 4th ed. Ripens late August. Has black skinned fruit with melting juicy red flesh. I just changed my profile to allow you to see my e-mail. And they will be good pollinators too I think. I have started a couple threads on plums the last few days, and should have probably kept them all together but alternatives keep occurring to me as I revisit my choices. The goods are gravity fed to a tank, filtered and then pumped to the mound. Your site is incredible..and I wish I could travel to help! The only other thing I can say is that the 3 plums width ranged from 1 3/4" to 2 1/4". Opinions on powder room mirror and sconces.... That name makes the fruit sound kind of dangerous- you have to be sure to not drive your car onto any. I just don't know how it works for scion....can't be more than the royalty on a whole tree, but perhaps it can only be done by previous agreement. Last year I made a nice wine from my crop, but they are very nice for eating. https://www.kb.jniplants.com/black-ice-plum-pruunus-lydecker Perhaps in another year. And yes, it was an early plum. BlackIce fully recovered and had good overall growth and no disease this summer. .... Or, there's this galvanized mirror from pottery barn on sale today for $104, was $349. Call me. The hills are the hardest and everyone wants a view! This could also help out with any possible future Brown rot and bug issues. All septic systems work by the same principles, evaporation, transpiration or aspiration. I haven't had it fruit yet so I can't say anything about it. The flavor is excellent, VERY sweet and juicy. We have a wild plum tree in our yard that grows reddish-purple fruit. Sweet and juicy but still firm when fully ripe, with very little tartness at skin and pit. I have that and Superior. Indem Sie weiterhin auf der Website surfen bzw. Patented. Fill a cocktail glass with ice and pour the cocktail from the mixing glass into the cocktail glass; The grapefruit peel remains in the mixing glass. in the shoots having terminal bud and solitary side buds (not clustered), the flowers in groups of one to five together on short stems, and the fruit having a groove running down one side and a smooth stone (or pit). Way off on this one and the breeder's wife said in a post somewhere that it was around early August in Wisconsin. Distance between tree trunks is 7'6". Anyone fruiting and have an opinion? Excellent flavor. They are my indicator trees lol. 1 Response. Regarding "hot" vs. "cold" roof technology...a cold roof is exposed to the air on it's underside by air venting. Last 4 days were below zero in okotoks and my house never seen any. I like the desk idea, just not this cluttered one. Allow to drain well. Edible Qualities. The Best Plum Tree. Place in a food processor, cover and process plums until smooth. Place the base of the container into hot water and carefully remove the The Black Ice is a little piece of human ingenuity in your own yard! An engineered mound system would be a good fit with your soils. Its bubblegum aroma is amaizing. I'm still working on this room....I still need help. It has dark green foliage throughout the season. 2. This spring I had hundreds of flowers on my Black Ice plum and only 6 or 7 on the Toka. I currently have sofa across from the windows, 2 chairs in front of windows, recliner next to sofa at fireplace end. Requires a pollinator and grows only 10-15’ tall. Black Ice Hybrid Plum Midsummer. Both on their 3rd leaf, no fruit yet. My black ice plum tree from Jungs got about a dozen plums the first year. They were small, but very delicious. Superior is good but can get too mushy. Oh, and like the roof, I'm simplifying things a bit! I planted Black Ice last spring. Most Japanese plums need cross-pollina-tion. So juicy and sweet. We've been using a product called "Tiger Paws" lately, a polypropylene membrane used like the old building paper (tar paper) that rolls out and plastic cap nails down. Decorete with orange peel and cherry. I wouldn't expect huge fruits the first or second time it fruits. BlackIce™ is a cross between a cherry plum and a conventional Japanese dessert plum resulting in large fruit with superior winter hardiness and an early ripening date. O K… a delicious vanilla ice cream, with fresh raspberries, a little Framboise poured over top and dark chocolate shavings. In general, the darker (purple-er) the plum, the sweeter the fruit flesh. Peel plums and remove pits. This tree is too vigorous here and grew so fast the bark split badly ( guess that's what caused the fungus/disease to appear). Three feet in valleys with a 1' overlap at the center. I tell you guys what...someone needs to get serious in breeding hardy plums. Black skin, I would my black ice plum skin color to be black. Frank, Yes fedco is offering a bunch as scion. Black Ice : Zones 3 - 8. If you do want it, order early from Jungs. It will be nice to be able to extend the harvest dates to the early side of the plum season. Decadent and different, purples from lavender to plum can make a dining area a treat for the eyes, Mein Benutzererlebnis mit Cookies anpassen, Bar and Counter Stools With Free Shipping, No Neutral Ground? If you live in a colder climate they may not ever ripen . South facing on edge of city I still get the city heat without sun blockage .only problem is some times the real cold nights can creep into my yard easily and heat generated during day doesn't last through the night as my sad apricot trees will tell you. I just got 3 of these trees about 1" thick 7-8 ft tall ,planted one 3 feet away from my toka ,the other two are still in pots. they're not heavy producers so don't count on tons of fruit . Sorry no pictures, my camera died late last year and I never got around to buying another one. They would go visit the tree daily until the next plum was ripe. Excellent flavor, I definitely have to agree with this! Are shades of grape, eggplant, lavender and plum the most daring colors for a home’s exterior? no frost at my house. Franktank - I'd like to suggest to you, if you haven't already, to look up the 2012 Fedco Seeds catalog and check out their description on this plum. But if toka tastes good by itself, and the sand cherries are going to pollinate it, I'll definitely keep it. The first tree is still fairly small, about six feet tall, partly due to dry, sandy soil, I assume. Now to get them before the squirrels! Other, more expensive strategies than a band of metal on the eaves exist. Moire, serpentine, clay, metamorphic rock, lava fields, decomposed granite...and pretty much everything else. BlackIce Cherry-Plum is a small tree that is typically grown for its edible qualities. Also how late does it bloom being 1/4 sandcherry it's supposed to open later and ripen faster. When ripening it turns from green to light purple to dark purple and then to black. I just bought the toka and black ice together because I thought they would like each other. The subgenus is distinguished from other subgenera (peaches, cherries, bird cherries, etc.) Hope this helps you people on this board wondering about this plum. One of my favorite hardy plums now is Purple Heart, it has been reliable and very tasty for me. 11/16" Std . Very hardy plum tree. Deep purple skin and red flesh adorn a juicy and sweet plum. Jessica, where did you buy your Black Ice & Toka? Plum (Berries, minor fruits and fruit trees) We offer several cultivars of sweet plum trees of all colors which have been selected for their hardiness, their good taste and production as well as their resistance to diseases in some cases. »  Sweet taste and a juicy texture is great for: »  Fresh Eating, Cooking, Baking and Preserves. Fragrant white flowers appear in the spring before deep green, glossy leaves. The pics above with the 2 chairs at the open end of the room did not work. The smell was intoxicating as well. Plums are large and red maturing in late August. Athena, I am fully in support of plant breeders and have no problem with royalties...as I said. The skins, however, can be tart regardless of its color. No wait! Black Ice - Black skin. This thread is a few years old and I'm curious as to whether or not people's opinions on black ice have changed at all since a few years ago. My sandcherry still are not blooming and all my plums are pretty done. I am told you need to cut and paste from there as the gardenweb submission form doesn't work.Thanks. die App nutzen, stimmen Sie der Verwendung von Cookies und von ähnlichen Verfahren der Houzz Gruppe zur Verbesserung der Produkte, Dienstleistungen, zur Darstellung von relevanten Inhalten und um das Nutzererlebnis anzupassen, zu. Ripens late August. All Rights Reserved. Northwoodswis4a. Wondering if anybody knows what the best pollinators are for these guys. Mine are mostly red flesh with a little bit of white just around the pit. I do agree that the very best roof would have a full cover of Ice and Water Shield even at a 12/12 pitch. They are very tasty, but unfortunately, not freestone, like the Stanley. Any pollination issues? I have BlackIce and RedStar. Northwoodswis4a. Heat loss through the ceiling is whisked away by the ventilation, preventing condensation...the roof is "cold" on it's underside. I planted it in 2010. About head room in the loft. LaCrescent-Golden Plums in August Black Ice- Purplish, with red fleshElmore Golden Yellow with yellow flesh, small abundant fruit, loads of blossoms, hybrid vigor.The clear winner here at our farm. I recently purchased a Bubblegum 'Toka' Plum tree and a Black Ice Plum tree. Drench your floors in black for a memorable interior scene, Black can make for rich interiors, but it can be intimidating. It looked good on paper, but the chairs are too big in person and visually cut off the room, we prefer a more open space. They were Black Ice, Bubblegum plum(Toka), Burgundy and Sweet Treat Plurrey. Flesh is yellow and fruit is sweet, juicy and good for jams, jelly or fresh eating. Eric, since you are growing so many hardy plums, please tell us what some of your favorites are. The last two years the late frosts or cold winters caused total lack of plums on any of my plum varieties. The flesh inside is yellow, sweet, juicy, and delicious with texture like a peach. the cabinet will almost fill that wall entirely. This variety has so much potential for introduction commercially and was among our best tasting varieties last season. Ripens late August. It sounds rather dedicated to me in their brief description. Some of the very newest (and not yet approved in CA) rely on a natural ecosystem to do these three things...a filtered swamp....yummy! The fruit are most often used in the following ways: Fresh Eating; Cooking; Baking; Preserves; Features & Attributes. Have you noticed its hardy? Late blooming, cold hardy, widely adapted. I'm sure the sand cherry in this fruit will make them super hardy. Have no fear — when used right, it's one of the best decorating colors around, Once seen only in teenagers’ bedrooms, black these days is chic and showing up everywhere. The room is ~ 18ft, 8in X 15f 5 in. I just finished re-finishing the cabinet for the TV which I'm thinking of putting where the ice chest is now. Mine was in bloom on April 30th, as were my Waneta and Pipestone. Japanese plums have relatively large, soft, and juicy fruit, sometimes with tart flesh near the pit. “Better to think of [plums] in their more decadent old-world iterations,” Anca L. Szilágyi writes in a cultural and personal history of the fruit . The Toka was healthy and vibrant. Crow Wing County Minnesota. I would say more like golf ball size. My house is 3 story above ground very tall and white this is why when it's plus 20 my yard gets plus 30. Has been shown to be hardy and produce fruit in USDA zone 3b. Whiffletree lists both BlackIce and Toka. Send me an email, I have much of what is available for hardy plums which you can take scions from. I have a decent crop of toka this year but they are still weeks away from being ripe. You need two from in this grouping to get good fruit set. Toka has meh fruit, I'm told. Hope this clarifies things. OH darn..cold and frost again, Matt, you might want to move them out of your frost pocket to my place. Black Ice Plum tree. i would dearly love a mirabelle, but as I understand it nothing I have at present will pollinate it. the desk can stay or go. Black Ice plum is not recommended for your zone, check this link for more information. White flesh, I would not call the flesh to be white. I'll keep this in mind the next time I visit Toronto. If you let toka properly ripen on the tree until they are soft and colour deep red they are one of the best plums I've tasted . This tree will not be a suitable pollinator. Plum ice and jelly with black sesame ... - Woolworths TASTE I had the hardest time finding it as Jungs had sold out. My kids hoarded this plum once we got the first taste. A hot roof is unvented, the insulation is warm from the interior and the cold pressing inwards from the exterior is what causes (with air) condensation in the roof....a "hot" roof is exposed to interior heating on it's underside. I really have no more room for more plum trees, although i will say that my family seems to perfer plums to peaches or anything else for that matter. Just my opinion.... Can't we all just get along when it comes to color versus neutrals? Thank you for notes on deliciousness! I just can't quite bring myself to buy a tree just to cut scion from it. Ripening in mid-summer, Black Ice Plum is a great addition to any yard. While I love Beth's examples, I don't think you need tile on the wall with the high backsplash. White flesh. If apricots see cold temps the fruits die easy. Vigorous, productive tree has a compact growth habit. My yard holds heat pretty good. Why the Color Camps Are So Opinionated, 8 Great Color Palettes: Surprising Bedroom Neutrals, Color Feast: When to Use Purple in the Dining Room. Maybe it could at least give you some ideas towards any of your own future efforts at plum crossing and to also report back to us. This hybrid has been out there a few years now I think. Many z5 plum options but toka and superior are good partners (These bloom before euro plums and are american x a plum hybrids) these you could try along with black ice if you wanted. Too much rain this year caused fewer fruit, and some of them split because of it. Compact growth makes it easy to manage. google the pics for black ice plum and the pics that show the red flesh are like mine. Excellent flavor. A plum is a fruit of the subgenus Prunus of the genus Prunus. The buds feature aromatic notes of sour-sweet berries coupled with earthy undertones. The plants are the least hardy of the various kinds of plum, although selected varieties are grown in the milder northern regions. but hybrid plums are way more hardy. Black Ice Plum is a quick-to-bear variety, naturally small, somewhat self fruitful though more productive with a pollinator such as Toka. Ripening in mid-summer, Black Ice Plum is a great addition to any yard. This tomato has the incredible rich taste that is in many of the large, dark beefsteak types--sweet, rich with earthy overtones. I was hoping someone here might know the story better. Fruit size and yield is comparable to popular conventional cultivars, however, the ripening date is 2-4 weeks earlier. do you think it's just taking up space, and I should replace it with something else? Best enjoyed with a towel in hand. Will they accept hybrid plum pollen like waneta? A cross between cherry plums and conventional Japanese dessert plums, Black Ice is exceptionally winter hardy and early ripening, making it a great choice for northern gardeners who want to grow fruit. There fruit survived and apricots didn't . Large, black, favorite fresh market plum. I got quite a few this year . Ice and Water Shield is a 4' wide product and I call it out on 2' eaves on a 12/12 pitch, taking the product to just 1' beyond the plate line. White flesh, I would not call the flesh to be white. I can't get to your e-mail through gardenweb. Stunning, perfectly shaped, deep purplish-brown fruit that is almost black. maybe 35 feet away. Burgundy and Sweet Treat Plurrey had no flowers. Still struggling with putting the on the sofa wall, sofa on the window wall, but do love sitting on the sofa looking out the window. The skin is a bit sour and the flesh, really juicy and sweet. Le Crescent is too bland and cracks. BlackIce Cherry-Plum is a small tree that is commonly grown for its edible qualities. Mix with a spoon, cover, and keep it aside for an hour. I see you are in Ottawa, you might be lucky if you try "Herb and spice" (when they are in season). I chose this variety for it's advertised hardiness, edible qualities, and maybe most importantly at least for me - early harvest. We use full Ice and Water Shield protection in low pitch roofs, 5/12 and under. I wonder if my arranged marriage between black ice and toka is the pits, with those sand cherries *I already had* sneaking up the back stairs at night. Learn which colors are its perfect partners, Whatever shade you choose — lilac, plum, mauve or aubergine — purple makes a statement, Make a plum wall come alive with art, warm metals, ivory, chartreuse, natural wood — and at least one wild card. Fruit size and yield is comparable to popular conventional cultivars, however, the ripening date is 2-4 weeks earlier. Ripens early, very sweet and flavorful. My final thoughts are if you have room for another plum in your yard, this one is worth getting. Black skin, I would my black ice plum skin color to be black. Basically a pressurized system in an artificial "mound" of imported dirt. Purple heart included. Very high taste test scores, one of the best plums … I believe it would be illegal to take scions from it and if you buy from a vendor then you're supporting the UW breeding program and hopefully we'll get more good plums from them. I can grow less hardy ones myself but find that a lot of good breeding has been going on for hardy plums and many work well for me -- along with hardiness from the Americans plums in the crosses comes the greater disease resistance I need. I'm worried about pollen overlap and if they will bloom the same time. House styling is important....For snow country and not Mountain Lodge or Adirondack style, look to the granite and white clapboard style houses of New Hampshire and Vermont..Slate roofs for sure! Put it in a wide vessel and pour 2 cups of hot boiling water over it. Note: Fruits have hard inedible pits inside which must be removed before eating or processing. Anyone have opinions or experience with the SLN varieties "Vermont plum" or "Percy's"? To make the classic German dessert, you nestle plum halves into a simple cake batter, then bake until the torte rises around the plums, which soften into jam. The actual trade-name is 'Lydecker'. This will be easy to achieve with the steeper roof pitch. In 5th summer with our tree. Peaceful plum, relaxing black and many shades of gray show an unpredictably neutral nature in the bedroom, ‘I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.’ — Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Be bold. Is it as easy as finding some scion and then sending a couple of bucks to the university, or am I supposed to go through one of their licensed propagators like Fedco or SLN? CT. Next year if I get some, I'd start checking them around July 25 to August 1. Most old house have or had minimal insulation. Deep purple skin and red flesh adorn a juicy and sweet plum. I had just 3 plums on my tree this year and can tell you that I just took them off the tree this morning and they are WAY OVER RIPE here in S.E. Unlike most of the other Japanese varieties, its pit is "freestone," which means that it separates easily from the flesh. Japanese plum varieties need cross-pollination from another Japanese or Japanese-American hybrid variety. I think I'd be tempted to try them regardless of their name ;>). But you get a viable septic system and as a California approved construction (toughest environmental laws in the land) your local building department should accept the design. The skin of the fruit is a dark purple-black, while the flesh is a juicy red color with exceptional flavor. A shrubby fruit tree with showy clusters of white flowers in spring followed by luscious black plums in mid-summer, variable growth habit; this is actually a cross between a cherry-plum and a plum so it's slightly hardier than most plums. I suppose I am too detailed and verbose...but hard information and preparation are crucial parts to planning a home build. As an Indica-dominant hybrid with anywhere between 19-24% THC content, Black Ice delivers a heavy calming effect and is best enjoyed during the evening. BlackIce™ is a cross between a cherry plum and a conventional Japanese dessert plum resulting in large fruit with superior winter hardiness and an early ripening date. The IRC building code, which New York has adopted, requires the minimum average head room of a ceiling to be 7'. Site Produced by, »  Produces dark red round fruit and red flesh, ready to pick mid summer. White flesh. No fruit yet for me. The licensed marketing name is the 'Black Ice'. The Black Ice plum inherited its size from the Japanese variety making it one of the largest hybrid plums. I planted three more in 2014. Thanks Jessica. Maybe their is some sort of an opportunity for you to tour the plum breeding program at the U of Wisc in River Falls that it mentions. The Black Ice was in a dormant stage, but appears to be coming out of that stage and starting to sprout leaves. Black Ice - Black skin. Very popular and hard to come by! Mehr erfahren. » Produces dark red round fruit and red flesh, ready to pick mid summer » Sweet taste … I did not fully detail the roof, as another line of bituminous membrane is necessary to extend up the roof above the plate line an additional foot minimum. I have done some further research on these plums this eve. I recall that some one replied to an alike inquiry here I think last Fall saying taste/texture was fine, but size may have been an issue. Tanks and filter cleaning are required on a regular basis, as is mound integrity inspection. But I know there are several in their collection not on the list this year. The spring point of the wall to sloping ceiling can be no less than 5'. Hopefully all of these facts will prove out to be correct over time. With this gene pool, the fruit gurus of Wisconsin developed a winter hardy dessert plum that can tolerate temperatures down to –35 degrees. Self-fertile. My trees are wee babies. When ripening it turns from green to light purple to dark purple and then to black. Fragrant white flowers emerge in spring. They don't turn black until they are ready to explode .in my opinion only good for fresh eating.but that's all I'm good for so they suite me well. I live only about 15 miles from where it was developed, so assume it will be hardy for our area. A shrubby fruit tree with showy clusters of white flowers in spring followed by luscious black plums in mid-summer, variable growth habit; this is actually a cross between a cherry-plum and a plum so it's slightly hardier than most plums. American Plums need to pollinate one another. And it's so pretty ...I could totally see this over the vanity/ marble. Precocious, heavy setting, requires thinning. Self fertile, not sure about this one. Cheaper by far than a full roof of Ice and Water Shield..and that goes back to my comments about roof pitch. In snow country I want a 9/12 minimum and a 12/12 is preferable. I have to agree with mattpf about Toka, definetly the best non-euro plum I tasted grown in this climate (southern Ontario/Quebec). Eliz and STK, yes I left the Ice and Water Shield off the majority of the roof! The fruits have a sweet taste and a juicy texture. What I can tell you is that I planted 4 jap/hybrid trees in fall of 2012 and spring of 2013. from seed savers exchange has the following description. Fill cylinder of ice cream freezer two-thirds full; freeze according to manufacturer's directions. Oh I don't have fruit yet. is so superior to all others that it could be called "best," many excellent plum varieties are available to a home orchardist. BlackIce Plum- zone 4-8. BriAnDaren, I don't have Toka, but bought some fruits from local stores/farmers' markets. Well, It sounds like we are all interested in this but no one yet has first hand experience. A great variety for both home gardeners and chefs. Cultivar Black Ice Hardiness Very Hardy (to -50F with occasional winter injury) Parentage Z's … "Black Ruby" is a large reddish-black plum with very juicy, yellow flesh. At least am hoping so. Black Ice™ Plum is draped in stunning clusters of fragrant white flowers along the branches in early spring before the leaves. I'd be very interested to hear the answer to windfall_rob's question too. An R-48 should go a long way towards preventing interior air temperatures from melting roof snow. © 2018 Jim Whitings Nursery & Garden Center. Plums can vary in flavor depending on the type. In a large bowl, combine the milk, cream, sugar, lemon juice, plums, reserved syrup and food coloring if desired. A few European plum varieties such as Damson, Italian Prune, Valor, and Stanley are at least partially self-fertile but will generally yield better with cross-pollination. In DWN formal taste tests, Superior has been one of the most consistently high-scoring varieties, as compiled in the 2014 DWN Fruit Tasting Report. I have not done radiant electrical on eaves, but know it to be a method of preventing ice damming (did an entire driveway once though!). I have a tree with apricots starting now and they are all good still. 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