• EU deliveries re-starting:
  • Deliveries of fruit trees to European customers will re-commence in autumn 2023, and you can pre-order now.More>
Summer 2022We are now accepting pre-orders for delivery from September onwards for pot-grown trees and December onwards for bare-rooted trees.
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Plum trees
Early Transparent Gage

One of the easier gages to grow, Early Transparent has attractive semi-translucent fruit.
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Growing


Plum trees
Early Transparent Gage
Gardening skillAverage
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group3
Pollinating othersAverage
PloidyDiploid
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Plum trees
Early Transparent Gage
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)1-3 days
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Dual purpose
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
Cooking resultPuree
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Problems


Plum trees
Early Transparent Gage
Disease resistanceAverage
Fruit splittingSome susceptibility
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Identification


Plum trees
Early Transparent Gage
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1850 - 1899
Fruit colourOrange flush
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