• EU deliveries re-starting:
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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
Excalibur

Excalibur is a red-purple plum, similar to Victoria but with a better flavour for eating fresh.
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Growing


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


Plum trees
Excalibur
Picking seasonMid
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingGood
Food usesEating fresh
Culinary
Flavour style (apples)Sweeter
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Problems


Plum trees
Excalibur
Disease resistanceAverage
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Identification


Plum trees
Excalibur
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Period of origin1950 - 1999
Fruit colourRed
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