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The Best Time to Plant a Plum Tree

By Angie Briggs ; Updated September 21, 2017

Plum trees may be planted when the soil is dry enough to work. You can plant plum trees from late autumn to early spring. The earlier you can plant the tree, the better--preferably when the ground still retains some heat from the summer.


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Angie Briggs has been a health and fitness writer since 2006. Her articles have been published on eHow, LIVESTRONG.COM and GardenGuides. She graduated from Thompson Institute with a diploma as a computer support specialist and received certification from CareerStep as a medical transcriptionist and medical language specialist.