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Fruit tree comparison - Methley
Japanese Plums

Methley

Methley is a Japanese plum (Prunus salicina), as opposed to the more usual European plums (Prunus domestica).  Remove this variety from the comparison

Growing

Gardening skill? Some needed
Cropping Good
Fertility? Self-fertile
Flowering group? 1
Pollinating others? Poor
Ploidy? Diploid
Vigour? Average growth
Bearing regularity? Regular
Fruit persistence? Normal ripening

Using

Picking season? Early
Use / keeping? 1 week
Flavour quality? Good
Flavour style Sweeter

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Identification

Country of origin United States
Period of origin 1850 - 1899
Fruit colour Purple - light
Blossom colour White
Leaf colour Green