A "second" will most likely have several cuts visible on the trunk. These are from low growing branches that were removed too late in the season. This means they have not yet had time to heal over properly. Lac Balsam has been applied to all cuts.
Please note: 2nd trees are covered by our standard guarantee.
Wildlife trees, by comparison, may be crooked, may not be identified, may be smaller or even left over from a custom graft.
A hardy Damson' best describes this dark purple, prune type plum which A.T. Moore discovered as a chance seedling in northern Maine, back in 1881. How, when, or why its name became 'Mooers' will likely remain one of life's deep mysteries. It is known, however, to be a very productive, compact tree that is extremely resistant to black knot.
SELF-FERTILE | ZONE 3 | HARVEST: MID SEPT.