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Plum trees
Reine Claude de Bavay

The most widely-grown green gage, Reine Claude de Bavay has the distinctive gage-like flavour.
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Growing


Plum trees
Reine Claude de Bavay
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Warm climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Plum trees
Reine Claude de Bavay
Picking monthAugust
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
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Problems


Plum trees
Reine Claude de Bavay
Disease resistanceAverage
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Identification


Plum trees
Reine Claude de Bavay
Country of originBelgium
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit colourGreen
Fruit sizeAverage
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