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Plum trees
Herman

Herman is one of the best quality early-season plum varieties, blue/purple with yellow flesh.
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Growing


Plum trees
Herman
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group2
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Plum trees
Herman
Picking seasonEarly
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingHeavy
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Flavour style (apples)Sweet/Sharp
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Problems


Plum trees
Herman
Disease resistanceAverage
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Identification


Plum trees
Herman
Country of originSweden
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourPurple
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