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Toptaste Kulinaria plum

Prunus domestica
A new blue dessert plum with sweet yellow flesh, and good disease resistance.

USDA identification images for Toptaste Kulinaria

The identification paintings in the USDA Pomological Watercolor Collection span the years 1886 to 1942.


    Citation: U.S. Department of Agriculture Pomological Watercolor Collection. Rare and Special Collections, National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD 20705.

    Visitor reviews

    • 05 Jun 2022 
      I planted two of these in South Yorkshire 2 years ago. They are very susceptible to leaf curling midge. My other plum trees varieties aside Mirabelle de Nancy, are not similarly affected and are doing well. To be fair I live on an exposed hilltop, but I expected better.

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    Origins

    • Species: Prunus domestica

    Using

    • Picking season: Mid
    • Cropping: Good
    • Keeping (of fruit): 1 week
    • Food uses: Eating fresh
    • Food uses: Dual purpose

    Growing

    • Self-fertility: Partially self-fertile
    • Flowering group: 3
    • Growth habit: Upright-spreading / Vase
    • Bearing regularity: Regular
    • Organic culture: Suitable

    Climate

    • Summer average maximum temperatures: Warm (25-30C / 76-85F)

    Identification

    • Country of origin: Germany
    • Period of origin: 2000
    • Flower colour: White
    • Flower form: Single flower (5-8 petals)
    • Leaf colour: Green
    • Fruit colour: Blue - dark
    • Fruit size: Large

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