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Guinevere plum


A very modern late-season plum, developed in the UK.  Guinevere is a large puple / black plum, similar to Marjories Seedling, but primarily a dessert plum.

Unusually for a European plum, Guinevere stores quite well if kept refrigerated.



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United Kingdom

Spring blossom records for this variety

2018 season

  • 31st December  2018  - tree owned by Debbie in ALFRETON, United Kingdom

2017 season

  • May  2017  - tree owned by Debbie in ALFRETON, United Kingdom

2014 season

  • May  2014  - tree owned by Nick in Bollington, United Kingdom

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Harvest records for this variety

2017 season

  • 2nd week September  2017  - tree owned by Debbie in ALFRETON, United Kingdom

Origins

  • Species: Prunus domestica
  • Originates from: Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • Introduced: 2000
  • Orange Pippin Cultivar ID: 1251

Identification

  • Fruit colour: Red / mottled
  • Fruit shape: Oval / round

Using

  • Uses: Eat fresh
  • Uses: Cooking
  • Flavour quality: Good
  • Flavour style: Sweeter
  • Harvest period: Late season mid-September
  • Use / keeping: 1 week keeps very well for a plum

Growing

  • Cropping: Heavy
  • Flowering group: 3
  • Fertility: Self-fertile
  • Vigour: Slightly large

Climate

  • Climate suitability: Temperate climates


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