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Hauszwetsche German Prune

Hauszwetsche is a damson-like Quetsche or Zwetsche plum, ideal for German-style cakes and desserts.
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Growing


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Hauszwetsche German Prune
Gardening skillBeginner
Self-fertilitySelf-fertile
Flowering group4
Pollinating othersAverage
Climate suitabilityTemperate climates
Mild damp climates
Warm climates
WildlifeRHS Plants for Pollinators
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Using


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Picking monthSeptember
Picking seasonLate
Keeping (of fruit)1 week
CroppingHeavy
Food usesCulinary
Dual purpose
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Problems


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Hauszwetsche German Prune
Disease resistanceGood
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Identification


Plum trees
Hauszwetsche German Prune
Country of originGermany
Period of origin1800 - 1849
Fruit colourBlue - dark
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