'Shiro' is a sweet, juicy, yellow-skinned plum rated for orchards or gardens in USDA zones 5 to 9. This clingstone-type variety should be grown with a a pollinator such as ‘Compass’, ‘Superior’ or ‘Toka’.
Well-adapted to southeast and northeast gardens, ‘Ruby Queen’ Japanese plums extend the harvest season, maturing up to a month later than ‘Santa Rosa’ plums. Grow it alongside ‘Santa Rosa’ to ensure good pollination. It’s recommended for USDA zones 5 to 8.
Modern accents add a hint of formality to this otherwise cheerful and plush guest bedroom. The bold green focal wall is a perfect backdrop for the substantial, upholstered headboard and plays well with the rich plum throw pillows.
Plant ‘Compass’ fruits to make into jams and jellies. The small, juicy fruits are a cross between cherries and plums. Hardy in zones 3 to 8, the trees bear in the second year after planting and mature at 3 to 8 feet high.
Plum, fuchsia and black may not be at the top of every manly man's favorite color list, but when properly balanced the outcome is just as well suited to Jack as it is Jill. The key to mixing these colors correctly is to vary the intensities of the pinks and purples, then use black to break up the two similar hues.
Jagged lines and fun punches of plum bring a bold style statement to this white-walled guest bedroom. A pair of delicate club chairs forms a sunny seating area by the big picture windows. A mirrored dresser reflects the room's ample natural light and provides stylish storage.
As seen on HGTV's Brother Vs. Brother, team Jonathan had enough time and budget left at the end of the competition to do a light refresh of the dining room, too! The room features plum dining chairs, a leaf-veined patterned rug, built in dish storage and a yellow and gold pendant light.
As seen on HGTV's Property Brothers, plum-colored wallpaper and neutral grey paint bring drama to the small eating nook. A square whitewashed wood kitchen table is functional for eating and entertaining. Three wicker chairs complement the table and add texture to the space. The light fixture (made from a brass birdcage) is a romantic twist.
This living room features a plum and sage green color scheme and a minimalist approach to decor. Glass doors, windows and light-colored walls keep the space feeling bright, and a wood-burning stove adds an unexpected touch.
The playful green and plum palette in this guest room are enough to incite a pillow fight with the rows of inviting throw pillows. The curved lines and bright colors throughout the space toss your attention from element to element in the room. The craftsman-style window trim adds warmth and is a nice contrast to the contemporary design style.
This bedroom takes on a rockstar theme with a "STAR" wall hanging, guitar pillows and spotlight tripod lamps positioned on either side of the bed. The plum hue seen on the curtains and bed linens makes it way into the sitting area with a faux fur rug. A tufted white leather chair provides the perfect spot for guitar practice.
Step up your gifting game with this sweet jar topped with a silver ballerina and snowflake jewels by Hostess with the Mostess. To make this darling jar, spray paint a small plastic ballerina silver (a cake topper works perfectly!). Paint her dress with glue, and then sprinkle with a fine craft glitter in your favorite hue. Use hot glue to attach both parts of the jar lid. Next, glue on your ballerina and add a bit of quilt batting for the snow. Embellish your jar with stickers and a tag for an even cuter look!
The reworked landscape includes multiple seating areas, including this quaint gravel courtyard framed by four purple leaf plum trees. Wrought iron chairs with upholstered cushions create an inviting place to sit and relax.
To add dimension to the bookcases in this sitting area, the back panel is covered with wallpaper for a touch of the unexpected. The space in front is used to create a quaint conversation area with two chairs and a side table.